Columbia Valley RCMP arrested a man after several people were bear sprayed in Fairmont Hot Springs.
Police responded early Wednesday morning after a report that several people were assaulted with bear spray and there was an ongoing fight in the streets.
Officers arrived and learned it was the work of one suspect, who ran into a wooded area near town.
A police dog was called in and the suspect was later located back at his residence.
The man was held in custody until he was scheduled to appear in court for the incident.
(From the Columbia Valley RCMP)