RNC seek public help in assault with a weapon incident
Police in St. John's are seeking witnesses to an assault with a weapon last weekend that sent a teenager to hospital.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary said the incident happened around 9:30 p.m. Sunday in Bowring Park.
According to the RNC, the boy, 17, received multiple non-life threatening injuries and was taken to hospital, where he remained Friday.
Police did not specify the type of weapon used in the incident.
The RNC asks anyone with information to contact police at 709-729-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.