File # 2016-465255- Aggravated Assault, Criminal Negligence Causing Bodily Harm and Failing to Provide the Necessities of Life.
On July 14th, 2016, Bridgewater Police Service charged a 21 year old male and a 22 year old female from Bridgewater, in relation to an alleged child abuse investigation.
The charges are as a result of a three month police investigation conducted into serious injuries sustained to a baby.
Both the male and female have been charged with one count of Aggravated Assault, one count of Criminal Negligence Causing Bodily Harm and one count of Failing to Provide the Necessities of Life.
The accused and the victim were all known to each other however, police are not releasing the names of the accused to protect the identity of the victim.
Both accused appeared in Bridgewater Court on July 14th, 2016 and have been released from custody pending their next court appearance on August 10th, 2016.