The Corner Brook Royal Newfoundland Constabulary charged a 21-year-old Bay of Islands man with assault on Tuesday evening after responding to a complaint on the west side of the city.
The call came in at around 5:30 p.m. and the man was also charged with mischief to property.
The alleged victim, a woman, received minor injuries during the incident. The accused and the alleged victim are known to each other.
The man was released from custody to appear in court at a later date.