OPP has laid attempted murder charges in an assault that happened last week.
On August 10th, police responded to a report of an assault on Woodview Lane in the Town of Bancroft. OPP found three injured adults, two of which were transported to hospital. One was released soon after while the other was kept for further medical treatment.
36-year-old Maurice Martin from Bancroft was arrested at the scene. He has now been charged with two counts of attempt to commit murder. He has also been charged with assault, assault with a weapon, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, and failure to comply with probation. He was taken into custody and will appear in court in Belleville on August 19th.