LUNENBURG - A Lunenburg County man is facing several charges after a woman was hospitalized with serious injuries.
RCMP were alerted to an assault taking place in the First South area of Lunenburg County on Friday.
When they arrived, Andrew Melvin George, 45, was arrested and taken into custody.
The victim, a 36 year-old woman, was taken to the Fisherman’s Memorial Hospital with serious injuries and later released.
George is being charged with aggravated assault, assault with a weapon, uttering threats and two counts of mischief.
He will appear in Bridgewater Provincial Court on Monday morning.
CLARK JANG - FOR METRO HALIFAX