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Uptown Assault Under Investigation

Mon June 22, 2020

A 56-year old man is at the Regional Hospital in serious condition following an assault in the uptown Sunday evening, June-21-2020.

Members of the SJPF responded to an area near Kings Square just before 8:00pm to find one man unconscious after suffering trauma to his head.

A 25-year old man is in custody as the Major Crime Unit continues its investigation.

Anyone that may have been in the area of Kings Square at that time is urged to contact the SJPF and share any information at 648-3333.

Jim Hennessy
Manager of Communications/Public Information
Saint John Police Force