My Kawarthan reports Angler attacked in Carden Twp.
Victim assaulted with baseball bat and pick axe: OPP
(CARDEN TWP.) Two Ramara Township men are facing several charges following an attack on Saturday (Jan. 16) near an ice fishing hut on Lake Dalrymple.
Kawartha Lakes OPP say officers were called to a McCrackin Avenue home in Carden Township after receiving an assault complaint.
Police allege a man was in an ice fishing hut with two other men when three males arrived and physically removed the men from the hut. OPP say the hut did not belong to the suspects.
Two of the men assaulted the victim with a baseball bat and a pick axe, police say, before the victim was able to struggle free and run to a nearby home.
The victim was taken to Soldiers Memorial hospital in Orillia. The two men with the victim were not injured in the attack.
Thomas Charles William Winchester, 21, and Chris Raduner, 23, face charges of assault with a weapon, utter threat to cause death and mischief under $5,000. Both were held in custody for a court appearance on Monday (Jan. 18).
Anyone with information about this incident are asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.
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