Man charged with attempted murder after incident in Middleton

Police say a 30-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder and aggravated assault after an incident in the Annapolis Valley.

Mounties say officers responded to a medical assistance call on North Street in Middleton around noon Friday.

They say a 28-year-old woman was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police say a 30-year-old man, who was known to the victim, was arrested and taken into custody.

Timothy Lake of Middleton has been remanded into custody and is due in court Monday.

Police say their investigation is ongoing.