The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary (RNC), Labrador City detachment, has arrested and charged a 23-year-old man in connection with an assault Thursday in the area of Cavendish Crescent in Labrador west.
The man has been charged with aggravated assault and assault with a weapon. He was held in custody until a court appearance.
Police say shortly before midnight Thursday, RNC officers and ambulance attendants from Capt. William Jackman Memorial Hospital responded to an incident in which a 34-year-old
Labrador City resident was conveyed to hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
The RNC is continuing to investigate this assault and would like to speak with anyone who may have witnessed the incident. Anyone with information regarding the incident are asked to contact the RNC in Labrador west at 709-944-7602 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). People can also provide anonymous information on the N.L. Crime Stoppers website at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.