(PIKANGIKUM, ON) – On November 16th, 2019, officers with the Pikangikum detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police responded to a call for service which involved a man assaulting a woman and an infant under 6-months-old.
Allegations are that a man got violent with a woman and struck an infant on the left side of the face. The infant had visible injuries to the left side of it’s face including bruising and swelling. An air ambulance rushed the infant to the hospital in Winnipeg where it was discovered the infant had recent injuries healing all over their body. Allegations then arose that these were caused by the same suspect. There was signs of broken bones healing.
Investigations by police have lead to the arrest of 25-year-old Lexus Quill. He appeared in a Thunder Bay courtroom this morning via telephone while in police custody at the Pikangikum OPP detachment.
His Worship, Justice of the Peace Marcel Donio was presiding along with Crown Attorney Andrea Mason and a duty counsel lawyer.
Quill is facing the following charges:
- Assault x3
Quill is denied bail this morning and is scheduled to be back in court in Kenora on Monday.
Send photos of Quill to 807-355-8917 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org