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Meaford, Ont., resident charged following incident involving baseball bat

Officers say there were no injuries as a result of the incident. Don Mitchell / Global News

A Meaford, Ont., resident has been charged with assault with a weapon following an incident involving a baseball bat on Sunday morning.

Police say officers attended the scene at a Parker Street West residential complex after two people were talking in a hallway.

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According to police, a third person entered the hallway with a baseball bat and made “threatening gestures.”

Officers say there were no injuries as a result of the incident.

Ruth Caswell, 61, from Meaford, Ont., was subsequently charged.

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The accused was released on an undertaking and will appear in court in January.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.

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