Assault In Sicamous Leaves Woman With Life-Threatening Injuries

A 26 year old man is in custody after a violent incident in Sicamous from Tuesday morning.

Police were told of a man assaulting a woman in the Riverside Avenue area around 6:20am.

The victim was found suffering from trauma in an apartment, and was taken to hospital with what are described as serious life-threatening injuries.

The male suspect was apprehended a short time later, and Police say that the suspect and victim do know each other.

Anyone with information is asked to contact RCMP in Sicamous.