Release Date: September 28th, 2019 - 11:30am
Originator: D/Constable, Ross Amore, Criminal Investigation Bureau, 905-824-4777
Contact: Detective, Ron Strauch, Criminal Investigation Bureau, 905-824-4777, ext 2255
Location: Town of Oakville
On September 27th, 2019, at approximately 10:14 pm, Halton Regional Police responded to numerous calls for a disturbance in the area of Queen Mary Drive and Bond Street, in the Town of Oakville. Upon arrival uniform officers found two individuals had suffered lacerations that later required stitches.
Investigation at the scene by police revealed that the two injured males and a third male involved were all known to each other. For reasons that were not disclosed to police, one of the males did not get along with the other which led to an altercation.
All three of the males brought weapons to altercation that were recovered by police. Detectives with the Criminal Investigation Bureau continued with the investigation and determined that there were no outstanding suspects.
Investigators also determined that there is no information to suggest that there is any additional threat to public safety in the area.
The following parties were arrested and charged accordingly;
1) Deaquan Rumbolt (18) of OakvillePossession of a Weapon for a Dangerous PurposeAssault with a WeaponAssault Cause Bodily Harm.
2) Antonio Medland (18) of OakvillePossession of a Prohibited WeaponAssault
3) Unnamed Young Offender (17) of OakvillePossession of a Weapon for a Dangerous PurposeAssault with a Weapon
The investigation is still ongoing, and we continue to appeal to members of the public for information that may assist investigators. Any witnesses, or anyone with information regarding this incident, are asked to call Detective Ron Strauch at the 2 District Criminal Investigation Bureau at 905-824-4777, ext 2255.
Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers "See something? Hear something? Know something? Contact Crime Stoppers" at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.
Please be reminded that all persons charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.