Teen charged with tried homicide for allegedly attacking aged girl in Oakville


A 15-year-old boy has been charged with tried homicide after allegedly attacking a 79-year-old girl in Oakville on Wednesday.

Halton Regional Police mentioned they had been known as to a house on Melvin Drive simply after eight a.m.

Police mentioned the sufferer was taken to a hospital with wounds in step with a stabbing. Her accidents had been thought-about non-life threatening.

She stays in steady situation and is recovering in hospital, police mentioned.

The suspect fled the scene earlier than police arrived and was arrested on a bus in Peel Area, police mentioned.

In accordance with police, the sufferer and the suspect are recognized to 1 one other.

On Friday, the teenager, who can’t be named beneath the Youth Felony Justice Act, was charged with tried homicide and breaking and getting into with intent.

Anybody with info relating to the incident is requested to contact Halton Regional Police or Crime Stoppers.