Second arrest made in Peterborough home invasion
A second person has been arrested in connection to a violent home invasion in Peterborough on Wednesday night.
Police say a group of men brandishing baseball bats with nails and carrying knives broke into a Bruce Street residence after they were denied entry.
A man and a woman were taken to hospital with undisclosed injuries. Police say the persons involved in the attack know each other.
One man was arrested early Thursday at a residence in Peterborough.
Around 10 a.m. on Thursday, a second arrest was made at a residence in Cavan Monaghan Township, south of Peterborough.
Jarred Alexander Scott, 20, of Stewart Line, of Cavan Monaghan, is charged with:
- Assault causing bodily harm.
- Break and enter.
- Possession of weapon for dangerous purpose.
- Fail to comply with a probation order.
He was held in custody and appeared in court on Thursday.
Police say the investigation is ongoing.
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