On November 12, 2019, the West Parry Sound OPP investigated an allegation of a historical assault. The event occurred in August 2019 in McKellar Twp.
As a result of further investigation, Paul Francisco, age 50 of Parry Sound, Ontario was charged with:
- Attempt to commit murder
- Armed robbery
- Uttering threats – cause death or bodily harm
- Uttering threats – damage or injure animal
The investigation was conducted by the West Parry Sound OPP Crime Unit with the assistance of the Wellington County Crime Unit, the OPP’s North East Regional Support Team, the OPP’s Central Regional Support Team and Waterloo Regional Police Service.
The accused remains in custody and is scheduled to appear in Parry Sound Court on November 25, 2019.