WRPS Continue to Investigate Kitchener Disturbance

Waterloo Region, Ontario  Waterloo Regional Police are investigating after receiving a report of a disturbance in Kitchener.

On August 8, 2022, at approximately 2:35 p.m., police responded to the area of Kingsway Drive and Wilson Avenue after a suspect pointed a canister of dog spray at the victim. Officers arrived in the area and arrested the suspect.

As a result of the investigation, a 12-year-old Kitchener youth was charged with:

  • Assault with a weapon
  • Possession of weapon for dangerous purpose
  • Unauthorized possession of a weapon

The investigation is ongoing. 

Anyone who witnessed this incident or has information is asked to call police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. Anonymous tips can also be submitted at www.waterloocrimestoppers.com.

Occ: 22-188969 (917)

Media Inquiries:
Waterloo Regional Police Service
Public Information Unit
519-570-9777 (WRPS) ext. 8188

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