Woman charged in relation to stabbing incident

A 50-year-old woman is facing an assault with a weapon charge after an incident in Indian Brook.

Officers responded to a report of a stabbing at a home on Poplar Street at 12:15 p.m. on November 2.

Police say the victim, a 53-year-old man, was transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries, while the woman was arrested at the scene.

RCMP say the two parties were known to each other.

The woman is due in Shubenacadie Provincial Court at 9:30 a.m. on December 3.