Assault in Nelson now being investigated at a suspicious death

Nelson police are  now treating an assault earlier this week as a suspicious death.

The victim in the incident on Baker Street Tuesday afternoon, has now passed away.

 Nelson Police are continuing their investigation and are hoping any witnesses or people with information will come forward... call the Nelson Police Department or Crime Stoppers. 

The man arrested in the incident is set to appear in Provincial Court next week. 

In the initial release, Police said both the victim and the suspect were known to police, and that it was an isolated incident.