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28-year-old man charged after allegedly assaulting 3 youths in Kirkland Lake

OPP allege the man was intoxicated at the time of the incident.
OPP allege the man was intoxicated at the time of the incident. Global News file

A 28-year-old man has been charged after allegedly assaulting three youths in Kirkland Lake, Ont., on Saturday, OPP say.

Officers say they responded to a report of numerous people fighting on Government Road West on Saturday.

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When police arrived, they found three youths with non-life-threatening injuries, OPP say.

According to officers, further investigation revealed that the victims were confronted and assaulted by an intoxicated adult.

The three victims were treated at a local hospital and released, police say.

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Andrew Neville, 28, of Kirkland Lake, was charged with two counts of assault, one count of assault causing bodily harm, one count of causing a disturbance and one count of public intoxication.

Neville is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Kirkland Lake on Oct. 10.

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