Peel Police - Male Arrested for Domestic Assault

Posted on Monday April 09, 2018

Region of Peel – Investigators from the 12 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau have arrested a wanted male for Aggravated Assault.  

On Sunday April 8, 2018 at approximately 2:00 a.m., Peel Regional Police responded to an assault call the area of Northaven Drive and Atwater Avenue in the City of Mississauga. 

Police located a 47 year-old female victim with injuries. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment and has since been released from hospital.

It was later learned that the male responsible for the assault was known to the victim and that he fled the area prior to police arrival.

On April 8, 2018 a warrant of arrest was issued for Renaldo FRANCOIS, a 35 year-old male from the City of Toronto. 

On April 8, 2018 at approximately 11:15 p.m., Renaldo FRANCOIS surrendered to police. FRANCOIS was arrested and charged with Assault, Aggravated Assault and Utter Threat to Cause Death. FRANCOIS appeared at the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton on Monday April 9, 2018 for a bail hearing.  

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call investigators at the 12 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at  (905) 453–2121, ext. 1233.  Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting

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N/R #18-105.1

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