Charges have been laid in connection with an assault that took place in Alexandria in December 2020.

On December 16, shortly after 8:30 p.m. members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Stormont Dundas and Glengarry (SD&G) responded to investigate a serious assault with a weapon at a residence on Main Street in Alexandria.

SD&G OPP received information that an adult male had been attacked with an edged weapon by an individual who then fled the scene and was not located.

The 28-year-old male victim suffered a stab wound and was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The suspect, a 26-year-old woman from North Glengarry, was arrested on January 12, 2021.  She was charged with aggravated assault, fail to comply with a release order, and failure to comply with probation order.

The accused was held in custody and was scheduled to appear for a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice in Cornwall on January 12.