WINNIPEG — An elderly man was assaulted and suffered severe facial trauma early Saturday morning in the area of Selkirk Street and Parr Avenue.
Police responded to the attack at around 2:15 a.m. after witnesses reported several suspects were involved, including one armed with a machete.
The victim was located lying on the ground and transported to hospital in stable condition.
Air 1 and the K9 unit tracked down the suspects to a nearby home.
Zachias Bob Thunder Black, 20, and a 16-year-old boy were charged with aggravated assault and possession of a weapon.