Manitoba

Winnipeg girl, 16, in hospital after assault near downtown bridge

A Winnipeg woman is in hospital in unstable condition after she was found Saturday morning following an assault.

Teen in unstable condition after being found Saturday morning in area of Midtown Bridge at Donald Street

Police search the area where an assaulted girl was found Saturday morning. (CBC)
Winnipeg police were still on the scene beneath the Midtown Bridge around 2 p.m. investigating after a teenage girl was assaulted early Saturday morning. (CBC)
A Winnipeg teen is in hospital in unstable condition after she was found Saturday morning following an assault.

Police said a 16-year-old girl was assaulted and found around 7 a.m. near the Midtown Bridge at Donald Street. She remains in hospital.

Officers were on the scene investigating most of the afternoon Saturday. Members of the homicide unit are continuing investigations and ask anyone with information about the identity of the suspect to contact police at 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-8477.

CBC News will be updating this story as police release more details.

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