Teen charged after woman, 59, found badly beaten
RCMP ask for help in investigation of serious assault in Pukatawagan
A 17-year-old girl has been arrested after another woman was found badly beaten lying in the snow in a northern Manitoba community.
RCMP said a 59-year-old woman was found badly beaten with severe trauma to her face and head outside a Pukatawagan business in the early morning hours of Nov. 29.
The woman was rushed to hospital and later transported to Winnipeg for treatment. She has since been stabilized, and now a 17-year-old girl has been arrested.
RCMP are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact Pukatawagan RCMP at 204-553-2342 or Manitoba Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.