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
- Break & Enter (Dwelling House)
The accused was detained in custody.
Attempt Murder – Arrest: C17-109571
Winnipeg Police Service