Charges against lawyer withdrawn

Charges have been withdrawn against a Red Deer lawyer accused of assault.

Charges have been withdrawn against a Red Deer lawyer accused of assault.

Dana Carlson was supposed to have been tried last week in Red Deer Court of Queen’s Bench.

His election was changed to provincial court and rescheduled for Monday.

Witnesses were excused on Monday morning after the charges were withdrawn by a special prosecutor. Reasons were not given.