Shelburne Police investigated after being notified of a serious assault on a youth late in the evening on Tuesday November 1st.
A young Shelburne resident suffered serious injuries and was hospitalized after being severely assaulted by an older youth.
As a result of the investigation a Shelburne youth was arrested and charged with Assault Cause Bodily Harm. The accused was released on a promise to appear and undertaking with a court date in early December to answer to the allegations.
The name of the accused cannot be released as per regulations under the Youth Criminal Justice Act.
If anyone has any information in relation to this case or any other matter, they are encouraged to contact the Shelburne Police Service at 519-925-3312 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.crimestopperssdm.com.