Robbery and assault in Huntsville leads to charges for local woman

A Huntsville woman is facing charges in connection with a violent robbery that sent one person to the hospital.

Provincial police say the alleged robbery and assault happened Tuesday morning at a Susan Street address.

According to police, the victim called 911 after leaving the location. He was treated and released from hospital.

The 48-year-old woman accused of the offenses is charged with robbery with violence, assault with a weapon and failure to comply with a probation order.

She was held in police custody pending a bail hearing.