Attempted Murder Charge Laid After Woman Hit in Parking Lot


Windsor police have charged a man with attempted murder after a woman was struck in the parking  lot at Devonshire Mall.

Police and EMS were called to the area near the movie theatre on Monday, October 7th at 10:50am where they found a woman lying on the pavement being helped by witnesses.

She was conscious, and taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police taped off the scene and spoke to witnesses.

It was believed that the woman was struck by a car driven by a man still at the scene.

The driver was arrested.  

He has been charged with attempted murder but police are not releasing his name to protect the identity of the victim.

Police say the suspect and victim are known to each other and this was not a random incident. 

Police are asking anyone who many have been in the area to give them a call at 519-255-6700 ext 4830.