A 14-year-old Corner Brook youth was taken to hospital and treated for a head injury on Friday after allegedly being hit in the head with a brick.
Corner Brook RNC officers have charged another 14-year-old youth with assault with a weapon. He was arrested and released to his parents. He has been given a court date of Dec. 5, 2012.
The assault allegedly occurred at about 8 p.m. on Friday. At about that time a youth, bleeding from a head wound, entered a local grocery store. One of the clerks called police.
The victim was taken to Western Memorial Regional Hospital, treated and released.
The RNC is asking for anyone with information related to this case to contact police immediately. The RNC can be reached at 637-4100 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.