On September 12, 2021, at approximately 3:30 am, Lundar RCMP received a report of a male armed with a knife in the parking lot of a business just off Highway 6 in Eriksdale, Manitoba. When officers arrived on scene, they located a male with an upper body wound and called for medical assistance.
Police found the suspect in a vehicle parked in the parking lot. Colton Sumner, 25, of Lake Manitoba First Nation, was arrested and charged with Aggravated Assault, Assault with a Weapon, and Possession of Weapon for Dangerous Purpose.
The 32-year-old male victim, from Lake Manitoba First Nation, was transported to Winnipeg hospital in stable condition.