Hay River man charged with aggravated assault
A Hay River man is in police custody and another man is in hospital after an incident Saturday morning.
Hay River RCMP say they received reports of a possible stabbing Saturday morning at 8:10 a.m. at a home on the K’atl’odeeche First Nation.
“It is alleged that a male suspect injured a second male, who was then transported to the Hay River Regional Health Centre,” NWT RCMP spokesperson Marie York-Condon states.
“The victim was transferred to Stanton Territorial Hospital for further medical treatment of serious but not life-threatening injuries.”
The suspect was taken into custody Saturday. Donald Alexander Jensen, 23, is charged with aggravated assault.
RCMP say the investigation is ongoing and no other suspects are being sought.