Arrest follows assault
WAGMATCOOK — A 43-year-old man was arrested in Baddeck, Monday following a violent assault that left another man unconscious.
RCMP arrested Aubrey Paul at a residence on Old Margaree Road after an alleged incident in Wagmatcook on Sunday.
RCMP say a 43-year-old Wagmatcook man sustained serious injuries to his head after being dragged out of the back seat of a car, kicked in the head and rendered unconscious.
The incident took place on Humes Rear Road, located on Highway 105, across from the Wagmatcook Centre.
Baddeck RCMP obtained an arrest warrant for Paul on Monday following a short investigation. He was charged with aggravated assault and assault causing bodily harm.
RCMP say Paul appeared in court Tuesday and was released on conditions.