UPDATE: Police lay charges after woman assaulted in woods in McNab-Braeside Township

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OPP have laid charges following a serious assault after a woman was found in a wooded area of McNab-Braeside Township. 

Renfrew OPP say it happened Thursday afternoon around 3:00 p.m. 

Renfrew County paramedics say a woman was found with critical injuries in the bush off Gunsmith Rd.

She was taken to hospital. 

A man at the scene was taken into custody, and was also transported to hospital to be treated for a medical condition. 

Police have now laid charges against 72-year-old William Kirby of Mississippi Mills Township. He's facing charges of attempted murder, aggravated assault, kidnapping, and criminal harassment.

He's scheduled to appear in court September 19th.

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