RCMP investigate assault complaint at unlicensed daycare in Enfield

Police in Nova Scotia say a woman is facing charges following an incident at an unlicensed residential daycare in Enfield.

RCMP Cpl. Jennifer Clarke said officers received a complaint on Tuesday that a three-year-old child had been assaulted at the daycare.

Clarke said a 55-year-old woman from Enfield was arrested on Friday on charges of assault.

She said the woman was released on conditions and is due in Shubenacadie provincial court on March 13.

Clarke said the name of the woman will not be released until she has formally been charged in court.

East Hants District RCMP is encouraging any parents with concerns, or that have information about the incident, to contact them at (902) 883-7077.