Charges Laid After Assault Reported In New Waterford
Regional Police say a 50 year-old man has been arrested after an assault and possible weapons threat in New Waterford overnight.
Police say they got a call at about 4:00 this morning to the area near Hudson Street and Ellsworth Avenue where a man is thought to have assaulted a woman and then drove away.
The woman was brought to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Police say their investigation led them to a property on Smith St. where a man was found outside of his vehicle and refused to obey officers’ commands.
They say the man claimed to have a weapon and went into the home.
The man was arrested at about 5:30 this morning and police say charges are pending.
They say their investigation continues.