May 18, 2017 12:22 pm

New Brunswick RCMP charge two men after assault in Dieppe on Wednesday

RCMP have arrested two men in connection an assault in Dieppe.

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New Brunwick RCMP have charged two men in connection to an assault that occurred early Wednesday morning in Dieppe.

Police say they responded to a restaurant shortly before 3:00 a.m. for a report of a 21-year-old man suffering from what appeared to be a knife wound to the leg.

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RCMP interviewed the man before he was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Brogan Black, 19, of Albert County and 26-year-old Steve Cochrane of Riverview, were arrested a short time later after they were located in a vehicle heading east on Highway 15.

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They have each been charged with aggravated assault.

The pair appeared in Moncton Provincial Court later on Wednesday and were remanded into custody pending a bail hearing on Friday.

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