RCMP in Iqaluit have charged a woman with attempted murder after an incident early Sunday morning that left one man seriously injured.

Police say they were called to a home early Sunday morning after a report of an assault at the residence. When they got there, they found a man with "serious injuries," RCMP said in a press release.

Emergency Health Services transported the subject to the Qikiqtani General Hospital where he received medical care. 

The subsequent police investigation has led to a woman being arrested and later charged with attempted murder.

Police say the investigation is continuing.