A pair of Carbonear men are in custody after getting into an altercation involving a knife.
© Photo by Nicholas Mercer/The Compass
A pair of officers with the Trinity Conception RCMP respond to an altercation at this Carbonear residence at the bottom of Burden's Hill on March 11.
Police were called to a residence on Burden's Hill in Carbonear just after Noon on March 11 after a report of a fight between two men, ages 21 and 25.
After an investigation by members of the Trinity Conception RCMP, it was determined a knife was used by one of the suspects and one had received a non-life threatening wound to his leg.
Both men are charged with assault with a weapon. They were held in police custody overnight and were appeared to appear in provincial court in Harbour Grace today (March 12).
The names of the men are unavailable at this time.