Dieppe man charged with attempted murder after woman stabbed in home invasion
Luc Nowlan, 22, who is facing total of 9 charges, remains remanded until next court appearance May 21
A 22-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder in connection with a woman being stabbed during a home invasion in Dieppe on Monday, say RCMP.
Luc Nowlan of Dieppe appeared in Moncton provincial court on Tuesday and was also charged with eight other offences including:
- Sexual assault.
Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.
Break and enter.
Wearing a disguise with the intent to commit an offence.
Failure to comply with an undertaking.
Police were called Monday around noon to a home in the Dover Road area, where they located a woman suffering from what are believed to be non-life-threatening injuries, Const. Barry Mitchell said in a statement.
The woman was transported to the hospital.
The RCMP's police dog services were called in to assist with the search for the suspect. A man was arrested a short time later, said Mitchell.
Nowlan remains remanded in custody pending his next court appearance on May 21.
The investigation continues.