Adult charged with assaulting Springhill youth

Christopher Gooding
Published on August 28, 2014
Police arrested three individuals from New Brunswick in Springhill on Thursday and charged two following the theft fo several vehicles in Sussex, N.B.

SPRINGHILL –Charges have been laid following an assault on a youth earlier this month.

Springhill Police charged an adult male over the weekend, following a report of an assault Aug. 11. At that time police were called to a report of a disturbance at a local business on Main Street. An adult male was upset with youth skateboarding in the business parking lot and allegedly assaulted one of the youth.

The adult was later identified and arrested on Aug. 24 for the assault. He has since been released and will appear in court Sept. 29.