Fort Chipewyan RCMP arrest male for aggravated assault

Fort Chipewyan, Alberta – On Aug. 28, 2017 at approximately 12:30 a.m., Fort Chipewyan RCMP responded to a report of a stabbing at a residence in Fort Chipewyan.

Police arrived at the residence and found a 19-year old male victim suffering stab wounds. He was airlifted to Fort McMurray Hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries and was released a short time later.

Wayne Raymond Marcel**, a 23-year-old from Fort Chipewyan, was arrested and charged with the following Criminal Code offences:

  • Aggravated assault
  • Assault with a weapon
  • Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose

He was released after a judicial hearing on a cash Recognizance with court conditions and is scheduled to appear in Fort Chipewyan Provincial Court on Sept. 7, 2017.

As this matter is now before the court no further information will be provided.

Fort Chipewyan RCMP

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