Neighbour dispute leads to aggravated assault and break-and-enter charges

Windsor Police Service News Update
April 8, 2024
Case #: 24-38344
Neighbour dispute leads to aggravated assault and break-and-enter charges

The Windsor Police Service has arrested a 44-year-old man for aggravated assault and break-and-enter following a dispute between neighbours. 

At approximately 7:30 a.m. on April 7, 2024, officers responded to a report of a physical altercation in the 6700 block of Roseville Garden Drive. Officers learned that following a verbal argument, a man threatened his neighbours, kicked in their front door, and assaulted one of the home’s occupants.

The suspect was located and arrested at the scene. 

Ryan Joseph Bastien has been charged with the following:
  • Aggravated assault
  • Break-and-enter 
  • Uttering threats to cause death
  • Mischief under $5,000
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Windsor Police Major Crimes Unit at 519-255-6700, ext. 4830. They can also submit tips anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at

If you or someone you know is an affected person in need of support, please call Victim Services Windsor Essex County at 519-723-2711 or the Victim Assistance Unit at Windsor Police at 519-255-6700, ext. 4879.
For further information:
Contact the WPS Corporate Communication Unit's Public Information Officer at (519) 255-6700 ext. 4441.

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