Man on Bike Charged in Ellice Avenue Assault

Man on Bike Charged in Ellice Avenue Assault

Winnipeg Police CrestWINNIPEG — A 32-year-old man has been charged after two people were found injured in the 300 block of Ellice Avenue early Friday.

Winnipeg police say a 42-year-old man suffered upper body injuries and was taken to hospital in critical condition. A 39-year-old woman was also injured and needed treatment.

Police caught up to the suspect leaving the area on a bike at around 1:25 a.m.

He has been charged with assault relating to the injuries of the female victim, but the investigation is continuing surrounding the circumstances of the injuries man.

Anyone with information is asked to contact investigators at (204) 986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-TIPS (8477).

— Staff