Lower Freetown man assaulted by four robbers

Published on February 5, 2016

In 2015 Nova Scotia RCMP charged 1,048 people with impaired driving.

A Lower Freetown man was treated in hospital and released after four people broke into his home, assaulted him and stole various items early Friday morning.

East Prince RCMP have arrested four people in connection with the call, which they received at 2:30 a.m.

The P.E.I. RCMP Major Crime Unit, Police Service Dog Unit and Forensic Identification Section were called in to assist.

The man was the only person in the home at the time. He received minor injuries, was treated and released from hospital.

The crime is still under investigation.