July 13th, 2017 - The St. Thomas Police Service Criminal Investigations Unit has
concluded an investigation into significant injuries sustained by a seven week old
infant in the early part of July. As a result, on July 13th 2017 police executed
a search warrant at a south end home seizing items pertaining to the investigation.
Subsequently the child's parents, a twenty four year old male and a twenty one year
old female are both charged with:
- One count of aggravated assault
- Two counts of assault causing bodily harm
- One count of assault
- One count of failing to provide the necessities of life
Both parties were held in custody pending a bail hearing in the St. Thomas Ontario
Court of Justice on July 13th, 2017
The baby is listed in stable condition.
The police service would like to thank both the St. Thomas and London Family and
Children's Services for their assistance with this case.