Lundar RCMP respond to aggravated assault

September 13, 2021
Eriksdale, Manitoba

News release

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.


Contact information

Tara Seel, Media Relations Officer
RCMP Media Relations
Twitter @rcmpmb | @GRCManitoba |

File number: 20211367979

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