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Arrest made after violent assault in centre city of St. John’s

Police have made an arrest in a violent assault investigation in the centre city of St. John’s. 

The assault happened around 10:00p.m., Sunday night. The RNC received two calls, one from Linden Place and the other from Beech Place.  

Police arrest wanted man Craig Lynch after alleged assault on officer

Police have arrested 46-year-old Craig Lynch, who is charged with assaulting an officer before speeding off on an ATV.

Thursday at about 6:15pm, members of the RNC arrested Lynch, after an extensive search and request for public assistance. A warrant had been issued for his arrest following an incident where a police officer was allegedly assaulted by Lynch, using an ATV as a weapon. 

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