West Grey Man Charged With Attempted Murder

A woman had to be airlifted to hospital after an assault in West Grey. Police were called to a residence in the former Township of Bentinck on Friday.

Police arrived to to find a man was being detained by an off duty police officer, and another Bentinck Township man.

The victim was taken by ambulance to hospital in Durham, but had to be airlifted to Victoria hospital in London for treatment.

41 year old Jerry Brown of West Grey faces charges of Attempted Murder, Break Enter and Commit, and Breach of Probation.

He is being held in custody for a bail hearing in Walkerton this Morning.

The name of the victim is not being released.