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Penticton assault suspect arrested and released the same day

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December 20, 2018 - 1:31 PM

PENTICTON - Penticton RCMP arrested an assault suspect only to have him released later the same day.

Officers conducting daily downtown foot patrols in Penticton yesterday, Dec. 19, arrested a man they recognized as being associated with an ongoing assault investigation.

The 48-year-old man was released by police later the same day, RCMP spokesperson Cpl. Dan Moskaluk said in a press release.

Moskaluk says investigators will be forwarding their findings to Crown counsel for charge consideration.

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