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Cobourg, Ont., man charged with domestic assault, assault with a weapon

A Cobourg man faces assault charges following a domestic incident on Thursday.
A Cobourg man faces assault charges following a domestic incident on Thursday. Cobourg Police Service

A Cobourg man faces charges following a domestic incident on Thursday night.

According to the Cobourg Police Service, just before 9 p.m. officers were called to a reported disturbance at a residence.

The investigation led to the arrest of one Ontario man.

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The man was charged with one count of assault and one count of assault with a weapon.

The accused was held in custody for a scheduled court appearance in Cobourg on Friday.

“Identities are being withheld by police for the protection and privacy of the victim,” police stated.

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