A 52-year-old Whitehorse man has been charged with aggravated assault after a woman was seriously injured in Inuvik earlier this week.

At around 3:00 a.m. Tuesday, Inuvik RCMP received a report that a woman had been injured.

She was treated by emergency medical responders on scene before being transported to Inuvik Regional Hospital with serious injuries.

Following an investigation, police arrested and charged Corey Domenichini with aggravated assault.

Domenichini was remanded until Friday for a show cause hearing in Yellowknife.