Man Charged with Assault

On Friday, May 6th, 2022, members of the Hanover Police Service attended for a disturbance in the 500 block of 9th Avenue. Through investigation police determined that a 46-year-old Hanover man had pushed another person down a flight of stairs after having a verbal dispute. The man also broke a cellular phone belonging to the victim. Hanover Police have arrested and charged the man under the Criminal Code with Assault and Mischief. He has an upcoming court date in Walkerton.