Young New Glasgow man charged with aggravated assault

New Glasgow Regional Police say a young man is still in hospital after being seriously injured in a New Year's Day assault.

Officers were called to a disturbance on Stewart St shortly after midnight on January 1.

Police haven't released details, but say their investigation has led to a charge of aggravated assault against a 23-year-old New Glasgow man.

They say the accused, who hasn't been named by police, has been released from custody and will appear in court at a later date.