Manitoba woman charged after man stabbed, house lit on fire
Published Saturday, January 20, 2018 6:21PM EST
Last Updated Saturday, January 20, 2018 8:50PM EST
A Manitoba woman is facing multiple charges after police allege she stabbed her boyfriend and set his house on fire.
RCMP said the incident happened Friday in Lynn Lake, a remote community more than 1,000 kilometres north of Winnipeg.
Police said in a news release that the man fled to call police after he was stabbed.
“Upon returning to the home, he discovered that a fire had been set inside the home,” according to police.
The man suffered minor injuries from the stabbing, police said.
Police have charged a woman, 36, with assault with a weapon, mischief causing danger to life, arson to property and two counts of failing to comply with an undertaking.
With a report from CTV Winnipeg