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Teen arrested in Pukatawagan assault

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Pukatawagan RCMP have arrested a 17-year-olld girl in connection with a serious assault on a 59-year-old woman last Friday.

RCMP Sgt. Rob Lockhart said that on Friday shortly before 4:30 a.m., Pukatawagan RCMP responded to a serious assault in the community. A woman was discovered lying in the snow outside of a local business. She had been badly beaten and was suffering from severe trauma to her face and head.

The victim, a 59-year-old resident of Pukatawagan, was transported to Winnipeg, where she has been upgraded to stable condition.

Police continue to investigate.

RCMP investigators are asking that anyone with information contact the Pukatawagan RCMP at 204-553-2342 or their local police agency. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Manitoba Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477(TIPS) or www.manitobacrimestoppers.com, or text "TIPMAN" plus your message to Crimes (274637).

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