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NEWS: Nunavut July 19, 2016 - 11:15 am

Man in critical condition after Nunavut stabbing

Nancy Amarualik, 53, charged with aggravated assault in July 16 Resolute Bay incident

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A weekend stabbing in Resolute Bay has left one man in hospital in critical condition. (FILE PHOTO)
A weekend stabbing in Resolute Bay has left one man in hospital in critical condition. (FILE PHOTO)

A man is in critical but stable condition after police responded to a late-evening stabbing in Resolute Bay, RCMP’s “V” Division confirmed in a statement to media July 19.

Officers responded to reports of a disturbance July 16 at around 10:30 p.m., when they discovered a man with multiple stab wounds.

The man was treated at the Resolute Bay health centre before being medevaced for further treatment to Iqaluit, where he remains in critical condition.

Nancy Amarualik, 53, was charged with aggravated assault and later released with conditions.

Amarualik is scheduled to appear in court in Resolute Bay on Jan. 18, 2017.

The investigation into the assault is ongoing, the RCMP confirmed in its statement.

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