Woman charged with Aggravated Assault

 
 
On July 10th at approximately 7:30pm officers were called to attend an apartment in Port Elgin in regards to a stabbing that had just occurred.
 
Officers arrived on scene and located the man who was suffering from a stab wound to his leg.  He provided information that a woman, known to him, became enraged for unknown reasons
and stabbed him once with a four inch blade.
 
Officers received a description of the assailant and located her a short distance away and placed her under arrest. An investigation revealed that the woman was on a probation order that prohibited her from contacting or communicating with the victim.  The victim was transported to the hospital where he was treated for his wound and released.
 
A 36 year old woman, of no fixed address, has been charged with:
1.  Aggravated Assault
2. Weapons Dangerous
3. Breach of Probation – contact order with victim
4.Breach of Probation – keep the peace and be of good behaviour
 
The accused has been held in custody at a detention facility pending a bail hearing.
 
If you have any information concerning this or any other incident and wish to remain anonymous, please call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or call the Saugeen Shores Police at 519-832-9200.