The incident was called in just before 9:30 PM on Sunday and upon arrival responding officers located a 46 year old male who was suffering serious injuries to his throat area.
As a result of their investigation into the incident, the 40 year old female was taken into custody.
The injured male was transported to Prince Rupert Regional Hospital for further treatment.
In a media release issued on Monday, the RCMP looked to reassure the public by stressing that the incident was not considered a random act of violence, as both individuals were known to each other.
Should anyone have any information related to the Sunday incident, they are asked to contact the RCMP at 250-627-0700 or through Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477)
|RCMP members responded to an incident in the 1000 block of Immanuel Street|
on Sunday evening, one female is in custody while an injured male was taken
to Prince Rupert Regional Hospital for treatment
Some background on the incident can be found here.
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