Wallaceburg woman flown to London after vicious assault
In what Chatham-Kent police are calling a vicious assault, a Wallaceburg woman was attacked and had to be air-lifted to London where she is in stable condition.
The attack happened at 1:45 a.m. on Elgin Street.
Police on scene were only able to confirm what was heard on the EMS dispatch, that the woman was stabbed during a home invasion, but were not able to comment about the attack in detail.
C-K firefighters along with a second ambulance were called to the scene to aid in caring for the woman before being transported to Sydenham District Hospital in Wallaceburg. The helicopter landed at the hospital in Wallaceburg where the woman was taken to the waiting Ornge air ambulance and taken to London.
The Chatham-Kent police Major Crime Unit is investigating and they are looking for information about this crime. Anyone with information can call constable Dan Hamilton at 519-436-6600 extension #284. Anonymous callers can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.