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By: Staff Writer
Posted: 03/21/2018 11:15 AM
A 30-year-old Winnipeg woman has been charged with aggravated assault after a stabbing in Landmark on Tuesday night.
Around 10:05 p.m., St Pierre RCMP responded to a report that a man had been stabbed on Main Street in the community. Police said in a release on Wednesday morning that when officers arrived the victim had been transported to hospital and the suspect was lying on the side of the road.
Police said investigation determined that the female was intoxicated and had asked for a ride from Winnipeg to Landmark. The 46-year-old male victim, also from Winnipeg, agreed to provide the suspect with a ride. When they arrived in Landmark, suspect stabbed the victim in the upper body. The suspect struggled with the victim, and he was stabbed several more times. He was eventually able to remove the suspect from the vehicle. He suffered serious, but non-life threatening injuries.
The woman remains in custody.
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