Mission man arrested for two assaults

A 42 year old Mission man arrested in Cache Creek for two downtown assaults.

Police arrested a 42 year old Mission male after two assaults in downtown Cache Creek on Apr. 20.

RCMP responded to the first call at 8 pmĀ  of an assault near the main intersection. While police were en route, they received a second complaint at the Dairy Queen. Police attended and found an extremely intoxicated 42 year old from Mission who is suspected of being the instigator in both fights.

He was arrested for assault and being drunk in a public place and was placed in cells overnight. His victims were a 71 year old Cache Creek man and a 31 year old Ashcroft man, both of whom had some minor bruising. The suspect suffered cuts and bruises to his face, as he had come out on the losing end of the second fight. He is facing charges related to the assaults.