Yellowknife RCMP respond to multiple reports of assault in progress

August 15, 2017
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

News release

During the evening hours of Monday, August 14th, Yellowknife RCMP responded to complaints of an assault in progress.

At approximately 8:45 pm, Yellowknife RCMP responded to several calls for service regarding an assault at 50th Street and Franklin Avenue. Officers attended the scene and located an assault in progress involving four adult females and an adult male.

All of the involved persons were arrested and placed in custody. They have since been released on a Promise to Appear in court October 17, 2017.

Charges are pending and the investigation is ongoing.

Yellowknife RCMP ask that should anyone have witnessed the incident and have not yet spoken with police, or should anyone have information regarding the incident, they are asked to contact the Yellowknife RCMP at 867-669-1111 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS,, (click on "submit a web tip") or text: nwtnutips to 274637.


Contact information

Marie York-Condon
Royal Canadian Mounted Police Media Relations
Northwest Territories RCMP – Yellowknife, NT
Office: (867)765.3709

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