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A 25-year-old woman will appear in Pictou provincial court on Aug. 16 charged with two counts of attempted murder.

New Glasgow Regional Police arrested and charged the Pictou County woman following an Aug. 12 incident in Trenton.

Police say a preliminary investigation revealed an altercation took place at a Park Street residence. 

At 2 a.m., police were notified a 34-year-old Pictou County man had arrived at the Aberdeen Hospital with serious injuries after being shot in the arm.

An acquaintance took the victim to the hospital, who was later released.

A female victim was also involved but was not injured.

Royal Canadian Mounted Police arrested the suspect in the Truro area and transported her back to the New Glasgow Regional Police.

Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit also assisted in the investigation.

The 25-year-old woman has been remanded into custody prior to her court appearance.