Case of assault using metal pipe to be tried in Corner Brook in April

Published on January 10, 2017

A trial date has been scheduled for a man charged in relation to an alleged altercation in Corner Brook nearly two years ago.

Evan John Power, 26, was charged with assault with a weapon, assault, uttering threats and resisting arrest after police responded to a disturbance on Woodbine Avenue in the Curling area of the city April 16, 2015.

According to police, a 20-year-old man and a 50-year-old woman sustained non-life-threatening injuries to their face, arms and body. The allegation is that Power assaulted them with a metal pipe.

The matter will go to trial April 26.