Two members of the OPP have been charged in connection to an assault back in May. The OPP Professional Standards Bureau arrested the officers yesterday.

Provincial Constable Kenny Belanger is a six year veteran of the OPP and works out of Kapuskasing. Belanger is facing two counts of assault with a weapon and Constable Daniel Lafontaine of the South Porcupine detachment is facing multiple counts of assault.

The officers have been scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Kapuskasing October 31st, 2016.

Both members have been suspended with pay.