Grassy Narrows Chief Simon Fobister is facing a charge of domestic assault under section 266 of the Criminal Code, breaching an undertaking under section 145 (5.1) of the Criminal Code and impaired driving under section 253 (1a). Fobister, 63, was released yesterday, pending a court appearance February 22.
Treaty 3 police service charged the chief with assault and breaching the undertaking Sunday, following events in Grassy Narrows. The impaired driving charge dates back to January 5th, also on the First Nation.
The charges have not been proven in court.
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