Sunday, October 25

Attempted Murder

Attack, Attempted Murder, Local, Whitby

Man charged with attempted murder after Whitby woman was brutally attacked – The Canadian News

A 21-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder after a Whitby woman suffered fatal injuries in what police say was a random attack. The 50-year-old woman had been reported missing on the night of July 28, after taking a walk in the area. Police searched for her overnight using canine equipment. Officers found the woman near a stream in the Taunton Road East and Anderson Street area just before 10 a.m. on July 29. Police said he had suffered multiple injuries that coincided with an assault. The woman was rushed to the hospital where she remains in critical condition. In an effort to find her attacker, police released security video last week that showed a man walking behind the victim on a sidewalk in Taunton near Anderson on the same night she was attacked. Police...