A domestic incident investigated by West Nipissing Police Service last Saturday has resulted in police laying charges.

West Nipissing police officers attended a Verner address regarding a domestic dispute complaint.

The female victim told the officers she had an argument with her partner and it escalated to the point where the male pointed a firearm at her and threatened her.

Following the investigation, police arrested a male and charged the man with pointing a firearm, assault, uttering threats, and unsafe storage of firearms.