Bystander saves mom, baby from knife weilding man in Sudbury
Police in Greater Sudbury, Ont., are hailing a bystander for intervening in a random on-street knife attack on a woman and her baby.
They say the incident Monday afternoon left the 35-year-old woman in critical condition with a neck wound and the nine-month-old with multiple bruises.
The attacker and victims did not know each other.
Police say the bystander disarmed and pinned down the attacker until police arrived.
A 25-year-old man is charged with attempted murder and weapons offences.
Police say he needed hospital treatment for self-inflicted wounds.