Sarnia Police responded to two separate incidents on Wednesday February 27, 2013, one involving former roommates and the other being a domestic situation.
In the first case, two individuals, a man and a woman, were walking in the 500 block of Confederation Street around 10:15 a.m. when another man arrived and allegedly assaulted his former roommate, inflicting cuts, bruising and swelling to the victim's face and head. The victim also received a sprained wrist during the occurrence.
The man, when he was arrested around 1 p.m., was allegedly found to be carrying a knife for which charges were added.
In the second incident, a 26-year-old Petrolia man, upset over the breakup of a relationship, now faces a charge of mischief over $5,000 after he allegedly smashed into a car belonging to his former common law spouse. That incident occurred in the 900 block of Exmouth Street.