HALIBURTON, ON – A woman has been charged after allegedly hitting her spouse repeatedly over the head with a liquor bottle.

Haliburton Highlands Ontario Provincial Police said in a release that officers responded to the call in Eagle Lake Friday. According to police, a male reported being abused by the woman.

Police said when they arrived the two had left the scene together. Officers found the couple in a vehicle after an area search.

A 29-year-old Hamilton woman was charged with spousal assault and will appear in Minden court next month.