Male arrested for assault on Police Officer

eon assault

(Prescott, Ont.) – On January the 16th, 2017, at approximately 1am, the Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) located an intoxicated male who was causing a disturbance, on Edward Street in Prescott.


The 25 year old male, from Prescott, was resistive and combative with police. One officer was injured in the confrontation and suffered from minor injuries. Gabriel GERMAIN-ZARTTIE was charged with:

Causing a disturbance

Being intoxicated in a public place

Resist peace officer

Assault a peace officer

Fail to comply with undertaking x 2

The accused was held for bail court in Brockville.

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