Halton Regional Police have charged three teens with assault following a weekend incident at a local fast food restaurant.
Police say they were called to the McDonald’s location on Guelph Street in Georgetown around 12:15 a.m. Sept. 10 regarding a fight.
According to police, a male victim was waiting inside the restaurant for his order to be called.
“When it was placed on the counter by staff, a male suspect took the order,” said Halton Regional Police media relations officer Const. Ryan Anderson.
“When the victim confronted the suspect, the suspect punched the victim, (who was) then further attacked by additional suspects.”
Police say the victim suffered serious injuries and was transported to hospital.
While the teens fled the scene, a police investigation tracked them down and led to the following:
- A 17-year-old male from Kitchener has been charged with assault cause bodily harm
- A 17-year-old male from Halton Hills has been charged with assault cause bodily harm
- A 19-year-old male from Caledon has been charged with robbery and assault causing bodily harm.