Aklavik RCMP charge man following assault

October 24, 2019
Aklavik, Northwest Territories

News release

Aklavik RCMP have charged a man in relation to an aggravated assault.

At approximately 4:40 PM, on Sunday October 6th, Aklavik RCMP received a call for service regarding an injured 36-year-old man.

The victim has been treated in Edmonton for a serious, life-threatening injury.

RCMP started an investigation and subsequently, arrested Thomas Gordon, 28-year-old, from Aklavik.

Thomas Gordon has been charged with Aggravated Assault CC 268(2).

He is scheduled to appear in court in Aklavik on November 21st, 2019.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Aklavik RCMP at 978-1111, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 nwtnutips.com, (click on "submit a web tip") or text: "nwtnutips" plus your message to 274637.


Contact information

Julie Plourde
Media Relations Officer
Northwest Territories RCMP – Yellowknife, NT
Office: (867)765-3712

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