Cyclist Gets Tasered Repeatedly, Sends Assailant to Hospital
A Guelph male faces assault and weapons charges after a cyclist was assaulted with a Taser during an altercation Wednesday night.
Approximately 10:20 p.m. police were called to Woolwich Street and London Road. Investigation revealed a male was walking when he got in an argument with a cyclist. The male pulled out a conducted energy weapon and repeatedly assaulted the cyclist with it. The male was also injured when the cyclist fought back and was transported to hospital for treatment.
A 63-year-old Guelph male is charged with assault with a weapon, carrying a concealed weapon, possessing a weapon for a dangerous purpose and unauthorized possession of a weapon. He will appear in court October 24.