Police have charged a 31-year-old man with attempted murder after an incident in Eskasoni, N.S. on Thursday.
RCMP said they received a complaint about a serious assault during an altercation between two men at a home on the reserve.
Besides attempted murder, Terrance Levi Poulette has also been charged with aggravated assault, failing to comply with a probation order and failing to comply with a recognizance.
Poulette has been remanded to the Cape Breton Correctional Center and will be appearing in provincial court in Sydney on Monday.
The investigation is ongoing.