A third individual involved in an assault on a local youth has been identified and additional charges have been laid on the accused individuals.
On May 24, 2023, at approximately 1:45 p.m., the Huntsville Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) was contacted by school administrators reporting a possible assault. Officers began an investigation into the allegations and were made aware of a video circulating on social media.
As a result of further investigation, an additional kidnapping charge and an upgraded charge of assault causing bodily harm have now been laid.
A 15-year-old female from Huntsville, a 17-year-old female from Armour Township and an 18-year-old female, Scirel CAMPESE, from Perry Township have been charged with:
- Assault causing bodily harm
- Assault with a weapon
- Theft under $5,000
- Forcible confinement
The accused are scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice on a later date. Identities of those younger than 18-years-old are protected under the Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA).
Investigators thank the public for their patience as they continue to complete this investigation.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or has further information is asked to please contact the Huntsville OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers to remain anonymous at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).
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