Charges laid in Musquodoboit Valley incident

A man is in custody charged with forcible confinement and sexual assault after an incident in the Musquodobit Valley.

Police say the suspect pulled into a parking lot in Murchyville and went into a store. A woman got out of the car and handed another driver a note saying please call the police and included a nearby address.

The man called 9-1-1 and a short time later RCMP arrested 50 year old Kevin Joseph MacDonald on a number of charges. He’s being held in custody until his next court apperance June 26th.