Detectives in the Major Crimes Unit are asking for the public's assistance after a man was seriously assaulted and left with life-altering injuries. 

The incident happened on July 7, 2023. At around 10 p.m., officers were called to the McLaren Hotel at 554 Main Street, where they found a man out front who had been assaulted. 

The man in his 50s suffered serious head and life-altering injuries and was transported to hospital in unstable condition. 

Investigators believe that during the time of the assault, numerous people were in this vicinity and may have useful information to help identify any suspects.

Anyone who may have frequented this area on July 7 before 10:00 p.m. and witnessed the assault, or has any suspect information, call the Major Crimes Unit at 204-986-6219 or anonymously at 204-786-TIPS (8477) or


In response to Canada's Online News Act and Meta (Facebook and Instagram) removing access to local news from their platforms, Classic107 encourages you to get your news directly from your trusted source by bookmarking this page and downloading the Classic107 app.