Central Division officers were called to the area of Point Pleasant Drive and Tower Road shortly before 3:00 am to a report of a woman stating she was sprayed with a sensory irritant. Officers were onscene and quickly arrested a 48 year old Halifax woman in the area.
The 32 year old female victim was assessed at the scene and transported to hospital. The investigation is continuing at the time of this report.
Charges of possession of a prohibited weapon, possession of weapon dangerous and assault with a weapon are anticipated when the 48 year old woman appears in Halifax Provincial court later today.
Source: Media Release