Shortly after 1 am on April 10th the North Bay Police responded to a report of two men fighting in a residence located on Princess Street in North Bay.
As a result of the investigation North Bay Police have arrested a 19 year old man from North Bay and charged him with one count of Aggravated Assault.
It is alleged that the two men, who are related, had been socializing when an argument started and turned violent. The accused struck the victim several times with his fist causing severe trauma to the head of the victim.
The victim remains in medical care with serious injuries.
The accused was arrested at the scene and remains in custody pending a bail hearing on April 10th at the North Bay Courthouse.
In order to protect the identity of the victim and family members, the North Bay Police Service will not be releasing the name of the accused.