Midget “AA” hockey player and his father arrested for attack on Minor Hockey Referee

Pownal, Prince Edward Island – Queens District RCMP are investigating an assault on a referee which occurred during a Midget “AA” finals minor hockey game on Sunday, March 26th, 2017 at the Pownal rink. The referee received minor injures from the incident.

hockey-refQueens District RCMP arrested an 18 year-old Charlottetown man and his 41 year-old father, a resident of Morell. Each man will be charged with one count of assault on the official.

Both men have been released from custody and are scheduled to appear in Charlottetown Provincial Court on April 26th, 2017.

The RCMP are continuing their investigation into this incident.

Queens District RCMP