A pair of women charged after an Amherst fist-fest

Two grown women are facing charges which include assault causing bodily harm following an incident on Wednesday night at 6:30.

Police got calls about a ruckus on Victoria Street by the Cenotaph and that three women appeared to be fighting.

Two women, aged 25 and 51 were arrested.

The victim was taken to hospital and later released.

If you witnessed the scrap, call Amherst Police.