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Woman Charged After Spraying Victim With A Chemical

Posted: 2019-02-27 08:13:29 By: hbr

Last Friday, Bracebridge OPP responded to a report of an attack on a woman that occurred on Muskoka Road North in Gravenhurst. Police say the victim had been walking on the sidewalk when a vehicle stopped beside her and a woman jumped out and sprayed her in the face with a type of chemical and assaulted her.

Police quickly located the suspect, who was known to the victim.

As a result of their investigation, Police arrested and charged 22 year-old Kate Van Loan of Gravenhurst with Assault. She will appear in a Bracebridge Court on March 26, 2019 to answer to the charge.

Anyone with information is asked to call Bracebridge OPP or Crime Stoppers