Lethbridge cops probe homicide
Homicide charges are pending against a 52-year-old man after a deadly attack in Lethbridge on Saturday.
a little after 3:30 p.m., Lethbridge police came across an assault-in-progress along the 400 block of 6 ave. S.
Intervening in the assault police called emS, who took the victim, a 48-year-old woman, to hospital in life-threatening condition. She died a short time later.
police say the victim was known to her attacker and the attack was not random.
the name of the victim has not been released pending family notification and completion of an autopsy. police also said it would not release the suspect’s identity until charges are sworn.