Inuvik RCMP arrested a 39-year-old man from Inuvik as a result of an investigation following a complaint of an altercation in the community in the early hours of Friday, May 10th.

Inuvik RCMP attended the area of Union Street in Inuvik that morning and located a man who appeared to have been injured with an edged weapon during an altercation. The man was transported to the hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries.

The man is charged with one count of Aggravated Assault, one count of Assault with a Weapon and two counts of Breach of Undertaking.

Inuvik RCMP thanks the public in regards to the call for public assistance.