Police in St. John’s responded to a report of a disturbance on Queens Road at 8:30 pm last night.
Once inside the home a female was found hiding in a closet, she then exited the closet and struck one of the officers in the face.
The 17 year old female was charged with assaulting a police officer, resisting arrest and a breach of court order.
As the officers were leaving the residence an 18 year old male tried to intervene – and was arrested and charged with four counts of breaching court orders and assaulting a police officer.
They were both held in custody to appear before a judge.