N.B. RCMP looking for witnesses in Shippagan bar assault

The Northeast District RCMP in New Brunswick is requesting information from the public regarding an assault that took place outside a local bar earlier this month.

On Saturday, Oct. 6, a 20-year-old man was leaving a bar on boulevard J. D. Gauthier in Shippagan. Police say he was then attacked by a group of four or five people. He suffered serious injuries after the early morning assault.

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Police are requesting anyone with information about the incident, or who may have witnessed the crime, to contact the Lamèque detachment at 506-344-2006.

To remain anonymous, information, can be provided through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by Secure Web Tip at

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