Man charged with attempted murder, multiple other serious offences

May 14, 2019
Dieppe, New Brunswick

News release

A 22-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder and eight other serious offences following a home invasion in Dieppe, N.B.

On May 13, 2019, shortly before noon, police received a call from a home in the Dover Road area in Dieppe, where a woman had been stabbed. She was taken to hospital with what are believed to be non-life-threatening injuries. The RCMP's Police Dog Services were called out to assist with the search for the suspect. A man was arrested a short time later.

Luc Nowlan, of Dieppe, appeared in Moncton Provincial Court on May 14 and was charged with:

· attempted murder

· sexual assault

· forcible confinement

· possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose

· break and enter

· wearing a disguise with the intent to commit an offence

· uttering threats

· mischief

· failure to comply with an undertaking

Luc Nowlan was remanded in custody pending his next court appearance on May 21, 2019.

The investigation is continuing.

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Contact information

Cst. Barry Mitchell
Codiac Regional RCMP
506-857-2400

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