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Media Release

Release Date: July 12th, 2020 - 10:33am

Originator: Staff Sergeant, Eric Schwab, 2 District Operations, 905-825-4747 ext. 2205

Contact: Staff Sergeant, Eric Schwab, 2 District Operations, 905-808-4747 ext. 2210

Location: Oakville


Oakville man charged with Aggravated Assault after spitting in officer's face

On Saturday, July 11, 2020, at approximately 6:50 p.m., Halton Regional Police Service officers were called to the area of 2325 Trafalgar Road in Oakville in response to a report of an intoxicated male who was yelling and swearing at people passing by. The man was reportedly drinking an open can of beer and was sticking his head into people's vehicles.

Officers located the man in the area of Iroquois Shore and Trafalgar Road in Oakville. The male proceeded to assault a police officer, and was subsequently arrested. Once in custody, the man spat directly into the face of an officer, and continued attempts to fight.

Scott MacIntyre (32) of Oakville has been charged with:

Aggravated Assault, Assault with Intent to Resist Arrest, Cause Disturbance, Fail to Comply with Probation and Public Intoxication.

MacIntyre was held for a bail hearing.

Please be reminded that all persons charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Anyone with information with regards to this incident is asked to contact the Oakville's 2 District On Duty Staff Sergeant at 905-825-4747 extension 2210.

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