On August 7, 2013 at approximately 8:40am, Chetwynd RCMP were dispatched to assist BC ambulance with a male who had been struck with a hammer. Upon further investigation the male was attacked and repeatedly struck on his head causing several open wounds that required several stitches to close. A Chetwynd male has been arrested and charged with attempted murder and is being held awaiting his first court appearance.
Chetwynd RCMP continue to investigate the circumstances that lead to the attack.
Cpl. Brian Hromadnik