A 43-year-old Port Hope man is facing charges after Port Hope Police responded to an assault complaint in the municipalitys north east end.
On October 27th, police were called to a home by a woman who alleges her son assaulted her and smashed her cell phone.
The complainant says this happened after the two got into an argument and she tried to leave the residence.
Police later arrested the man without incident and he is charged with assault and mischief.
Police will not release his name in order to protect the identity of the victim.