Stellarton Police are investigating a sexual assault.
According to police, the incident occurred around 5 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6 on Foster Avenue.
The accused, a 24-year-old from Stellarton, was arrested a short time later in Stellarton. He will appear in Provincial Court later today on charges of break and enter, sexual assault and possession of weapon.
The accused was known to the victim.
Stellarton Police are continuing their investigation.