Man arrested after two suffer serious injuries in New Tecumseth

Police withholding details to protect identity of victims

An arrest has been made after an incident in New Tecumseth that sent two women to the hospital.

Just before 5 p.m. on Tuesday, officers with the Nottawasaga OPP detachment were called to an address on the 5th Line with reports of a disturbance. Police arrived on the scene and found two women suffering from serious injuries. Both were rushed to a local hospital, while one of the two was transferred to a Toronto trauma centre for treatment.

A man was arrested on the scene without incident. He is being held in custody pending his next court appearance. Police say details of the suspect are being withheld to protect the identity of the victims.

The Nottawasaga Major Crime Unit continues to investigate the incident, while the OPP ensures everyone there is no concern for public safety.