A 38-year-old woman from Kippens was hospitalized early this morning with injuries the RCMP says were sustained in an altercation in Stephenville Crossing.
Bay St George RCMP received a complaint of assault causing bodily harm shortly after midnight.
A 41-year-old man from Kippens has been charged with assault causing bodily harm and is currently in police custody. He will appear in Stephenville provincial court Tuesday.
The victim remains in hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.