Brigus man facing assault charges
An 18-year-old male from Brigus is facing assault charges following alleged incidents in the Conception Bay North community last week.
facing charges for assault with a weapon, sexual assault, sexual interference and mischief. A 25-year-old male was in hospital as a result of the alleged assault with a weapon. As of April 21, he was being treated for non-life threatening injuries, according to Sgt. Marc Coulombe of the Trinity-Conception RCMP.
In a news release, the RCMP said a teenaged girl was the victim of the alleged sexual assault.
Petten was released on an undertaking after his April 21 appearance at Harbour Grace Provincial Court. His case has been set over until May 16.