Suspect charged after St. John's assault
A man is being charged with attacking two women on a residential street near downtown St. John's Thursday evening.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary was called around 7:30 p.m. to Leslie Street, where two women had been physically assaulted by a man.
Paramedics responded to the scene, but police say the women didn't need medical attention.
The man was taken into custody on charges that include assault with a weapon, uttering threats and damaging property.
He is expected to appear in court on Friday.