A 59-year-old woman has been arrested in Natuashish in connection with an assault on a 57-year-old man in that Labrador community Tuesday.
RCMP in Natuashish were called to a report of an assault Tuesday around 7:30 p.m. According to police, the assault to the man's face with a weapon occurred earlier in the day at the residence.
The injured man was taken to a health clinic, where he was treated and released.
The matter is still under investigation. The RCMP said alcohol is believed to have been a factor in the assault.