Summerside man arrested after alleged assault on woman

Published on December 29, 2015

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A 58-year-old Summerside man has been charged with assault following an incident on Park Street Sunday night.

A spokesman for Charlottetown Police Services said the department received a complaint from the alleged victim just before 10:30 p.m.

When police arrived at the scene she informed police she was assaulted by a male.

Police arrested the accused not long afterwards.

The accused was jailed and will appear in provincial court at a later date.

Both individuals were known to each other.

The victim sustained no significant injuries.