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Assault - Two men facing charges following altercation

Posted on Friday March 08, 2019
At approximately 3:20am on Friday March 8, 2019 3 District (Welland) uniform officers were called to a residence in the area of West Main Street and Frazer Street in the City of Welland following the report of an altercation between two males.
Following the altercation, a 38 year old male was airlifted to an out of town hospital for treatment.
24 year old Justin Coffin of the City of Welland is facing the alleged charge of:
- Aggravated Assault
Further investigation by Detectives with the 3 District
(Welland) Criminal Investigations Branch (CIB), led to the following alleged charges against 38 year old Jason Dionne of the City of Welland:
- Assault with a weapon
Dionne was released on an Officer in Charge (OIC) Promise to Appear (PTA) with a future court date of April 12, 2019.
Coffin is currently being held in custody pending a bail hearing on Saturday March 9, 2019 via video link at the John Sopinka courthouse in the City of Hamilton.

Incident Number: 19-20629
Submitted By: Stephanie Sabourin
Approved By: Stephanie Sabourin

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