Teen charged in Thompson axe attack

A teen has been arrested after a man was attacked with an axe in Thompson Thursday.Police were called to reports of a fight involving a weapon on Churchill Drive around 7:30 p.m.When officers arrived several bystanders were holding the suspect, who police say had hit a 58-year-old man with axe.READ MORE: Police say man caught on tape buying gas to set Thompson business on fireA 13-year-old boy has been arrested and charges of assault with a weapon and possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose are pending.The victim was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.RCMP continue to investigate.RELATED VIDEO: Thompson RCMP warn residents about pills laced with Fentanyl