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Man, woman arrested after attempted kidnapping in Gatineau

Police in Gatineau, Que., have arrested a man and a woman in connection with an armed assault on Friday morning. The two suspects allegedly attacked a man and attempted to kidnap him. 

Pair allegedly attacked man and tried to abduct him Friday, police say

A man and a women were charged with several crimes in connection with an armed assault in Gatineau on Friday morning. (Michel Aspirot/Radio-Canada)

Police in Gatineau, Que., have arrested a man and a woman in connection with an armed assault Friday morning.

The two suspects allegedly attacked a man and attempted to kidnap him. 

The incident occurred at 15 Third Avenue, police said.

Police said the victim was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. 

The suspects appeared in court on Friday evening. They face charges of assault, threat, extortion, forcible confinement, armed assault and attempted kidnapping, Gatineau police said.

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