Female Sent to Winnipeg Hospital in Critical Condition Following Attempted Murder

Winnipeg, Manitoba – On Tuesday, May 23, 2017, at approximately 2:35 a.m., Winnipeg Police responded to a report of a female being assaulted in the 900 block of Dominion St. Prior to police arrival a passerby attempted to assist, but was chased off. The suspect, armed with a knife, then stole the passerby’s vehicle and fled.

The twenty-year-old female victim was transported to hospital in critical – unstable condition. The victim’s condition has now been upgraded to stable.

The accused male was arrested by the RCMP on Highway #10 near the United States border.

Junior SESAY, 21 has been charged with the following offences:

  • Attempt Murder
  • Robbery
  • Break & Enter (Dwelling House)

The accused was detained in custody.

Attempt Murder – Arrest: C17-109571

Winnipeg Police Service

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