Teen charged for sexual assault, home invasion
Police were called around 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 9. (file image)
Published Monday, February 11, 2013 2:54PM CST
Last Updated Monday, February 11, 2013 2:55PM CST
Winnipeg police said a 14-year-old boy faces multiple charges, including break and enter and sexual assault with a weapon.
Around 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 9, officers were called to Elmwood for a report of a break and enter in progress.
Officers located a male suspect in the residence "committing a serious sexual assault involving a female youth victim,” said police.
The suspect fled the scene. Following a short pursuit, the suspect was taken into custody, said police.
The 14-year-old male suspect faces several charges, including two counts of sexual assault with a weapon, break and enter, forcible confinement, uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm and failing to comply with conditions of an undertaking, said police.