Teen rushed to hospital after stabbing, assault
Winnipeg police have arrested two teens after two other teens were assaulted. (file image)
Published Friday, August 31, 2012 10:36AM CST
Last Updated Friday, August 31, 2012 10:39AM CST
Winnipeg police have laid charges against a 15-year-old boy and a 16-year-old boy after a stabbing in the North End.
Emergency crews rushed to the 400 block of Alexander Avenue around 12:30 a.m. Friday to find a 16-year-old boy had been stabbed multiple times. He was rushed to hospital in unstable condition, police said.
A 15-year-old boy was also found with minor injuries after being assaulted.
Police said an investigation found two suspects approached the boys when a fight broke out and the suspects fled, running to a nearby area.
A short time later officers arrested two suspects.
A 15-year-old boy has been charged with aggravated assault and a 16-year-old boy has been charged with assault.
Both teens remain in custody.
Police said the 16-year-old who was assaulted is now in stable condition.