Three men and one woman have been charged following an alleged assault and forcible confinement that occurred at a Pennfield, N.B. residence earlier this week.

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West District RCMP say the violent incident took place sometime between the evening of September 28 and the early morning hours of September 29. The following day, police executed a search warrant at the residence and arrested four suspects.

The 21-year-old victim suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was treated in hospital and released.

One of the suspects is from Utopia, N.B., the other three are from Pennfield, according to a press release from the RCMP. The four, who appeared in Saint John Provincial Court on Thursday, were identified as 32-year-old Jeremy Watson, 32-year-old Christina Comeau, 45-year-old Eric Richard, and 43-year-old Morton Cooke.

Each was charged with assault causing bodily harm, forcible confinement and uttering threats. Jeremy Comeau and Christina Watson were also charged with mischief over $5,000.

All four suspects remain in custody and are scheduled to return to court on Monday.

The investigation is continuing.