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N.S. RCMP charge man with assault and breach of probation

RCMP responded to a call about an injured man in Millbrook, June 29.
RCMP responded to a call about an injured man in Millbrook, June 29. File / Global News

Millbrook RCMP have charged a man with aggravated assault.

Police responded to a call on June 29 that a man was injured and required assistance.

The attending police officer found a man who had been injured by another man in a physical altercation, according to a news release.

The victim was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

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The release says an investigation led to the arrest of 31-year-old Aaron Joseph Cope of Millbrook First Nation.

He was held in custody and charged with aggravated assault and two counts of breach of probation.

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Cope appeared in Truro court and was remanded, but was set to reappear Thursday.