Woman Injured in Assault on Waterfront Drive

July 20, 2016 3:07 PM | News

Winnipeg Police CrestA woman is recovering after being assaulted by an unknown man in the area of Waterfront Drive and Bannatyne Avenue Wednesday morning.

Winnipeg police say the assault occurred at around 4:30 a.m.

The victim was sent to hospital in stable condition.

The 35-year-old suspect was tracked down by the canine unit and arrested.

He has been charged with aggravated assault, two counts of possessing of a weapon and carrying a concealed weapon or ammunition, and theft under $5,000.

He remains in custody.

— Staff