Charlottetown Police Services responded to a complaint yesterday afternoon (5:45 pm) of a disturbance that occurred on Spring Park Road.
Upon Police arrival, the female victim told Police that a male had walked by her residence and her dog, which was tied on a rope. began barking at the male as he walked by. The male confronted the female about her barking dog and ended up spitting on her and left the area.
Police located the male a short time later and arrested him for assault.
A 41 year old Charlottetown male has been charged with assault and was released on conditions and will appear in Provincial Court at a later date.