A local woman has been arrested and charged after punching her boyfriend multiple times in the head on Wednesday, July 3, 2019.
At approximately 6:15 p.m., police were informed that an assault had occurred in a parking lot at the corner of John Counter Boulevard and Aberfoyle Road in the north end of Kingston.
According to Kingston Police, the accused woman and male victim were in a vehicle that had driven over the median on John Counter Boulevard. After they exited the vehicle, the accused woman began to punch the victim repeatedly in the head, causing the victim’s glasses to fly off of his face.
Immediately after the assault, the accused woman left in the vehicle while the victim walked away on foot.
Police responded and located the victim walking west on John Counter Boulevard. Police
observed recent injuries on his neck. Police learned that the accused woman and the victim had been involved in a relationship for approximately three years however were no longer residing together.
Police located and arrested the accused woman at approximately 7:27 p.m. at the corner of Concession Street and Connaught Street. The 33-year-old woman was charged with assault.
The following is a message from Kingston Police:
No one has the right to abuse another person. Victims of domestic violence or sexual assault and witnesses are encouraged to contact Kingston Police. The following links offer valuable support services and resources in the Kingston area for victims of domestic and/or sexual violence:
- Kingston Police (613-549-4660)
- Kingston Police Path of Strength Smartphone App
- Kingston Interval House
- Kingston Sexual Assault Centre
- Resolve Counselling Services Canada
- KFACC (Kingston Frontenac Anti-violence Coordinating Committee) and KFACC for men
- Victim Services of Kingston and Frontenac (613-548-4834)
- Addiction & Mental Health Services – Kingston Frontenac Lennox & Addington
- Ministry of the Attorney General – Violence in the Family
- Ministry of the Attorney General – Victim Services Directory
- Ontario Network of Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Treatment Centres
- Canadian Centre for Men and Families