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Update: One youth and one adult arrested after teen badly hurt from assault

By Caitlin Snow Jan 5, 2024 | 2:55 PM

One adult and one teenager have been arrested after a youth was assaulted by a group of teens, resulting in serious injuries.

Police say it was January 4 in the woods near the 200 block of Thomas Raddall Drive between 12 and 1pm.

A group of teens not involved in the incident, found the victim and brought them to a nearby school, who was then taken to hospital.

A 16-year-old and 19-year-old are scheduled to appear in court to face charges of aggravated assault.

Anyone with information or video from the area is asked to call police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or by using the P3 Tips app.