Woman Charged with Assault

On Saturday, January 7th, 2023, Hanover Police responded to a report of a female refusing to exit a motor vehicle on 7th Avenue. The driver/owner of the vehicle had asked the female to leave the vehicle after having a verbal argument. The female refused. Police attended and observed minor injuries on the vehicle driver’s face that were consistent with being assaulted. As result of the investigation, Hanover Police arrested a 19-year-old Hanover woman. She was charged under the Criminal Code with Assault. She was released from custody with an upcoming court date in Walkerton.