Thompson RCMP officers chase down suspect after finding woman who'd been stabbed

Thompson RCMP officers found a woman who had just been stabbed and chased down a suspect July 11.

Police were on patrol near the Thompson Inn around 5:30 p.m. Saturday when they found the injured woman and observed a man running away as they arrived. Officers pursued the man on foot, catching and arresting him a short distance away.

article continues below

The victim was transported to Thompson General Hospital in stable condition.

A 26-year-old Cross Lake man faces charges including assault with a weapon and aggravated assault as well as resisting arrest and failing to comply with a release order. He was remanded into custody.

© Copyright Thompson Citizen

Comments

NOTE: To post a comment you must have an account with at least one of the following services: Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ You may then login using your account credentials for that service. If you do not already have an account you may register a new profile with Disqus by first clicking the "Post as" button and then the link: "Don't have one? Register a new profile".

The Thompson Citizen welcomes your opinions and comments. We do not allow personal attacks, offensive language or unsubstantiated allegations. We reserve the right to edit comments for length, style, legality and taste and reproduce them in print, electronic or otherwise. For further information, please contact the editor or publisher, or see our Terms and Conditions.

comments powered by Disqus