Woman assaulted in Pennfield

Members from the St. George RCMP Detachment and the West District RCMP Crime Reduction Unit are investigating an assault in Pennfield, N.B.

This morning, around 12:36 a.m., the RCMP responded to a call regarding a possible assault at a home in Pennfield. When they arrived, members found a woman in her late 50’s with serious injuries. The woman was taken to hospital. A man in his 60’s in the home was arrested and is in custody.

The investigation is ongoing.