Around 8:30 p.m. on September 15, 2021, we were called in relation to an Assault with a Weapon in the area of Medina Lane in Greater Sudbury. Information provided was that an unknown individual had stabbed a woman while she was walking on the path off of Medina Lane.

Upon arrival Officers located a 26 year old woman who had sustained what is believed to be a stab wound. She was transported to hospital by City of Greater Sudbury Paramedic Services with serious injuries.

Through the investigation it has been determined that an unknown individual approached two women walking on the path and knocked one of the women to the ground while stabbing her. The individual fled on foot prior to Police arrival.

The individual is described as being 5’6”-5’7” tall, wearing dark clothing, a baseball hat and had the hood of their jacket pulled up over their head at the time of the incident.

At this time, we have not been able to determine whether or not the individuals are known to each other

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to contact Police at 705-675-9171.