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Edmonton police are investigating a serious assault at a Chinatown auto shop

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One person was taken to hospital in critical condition after a “serious” assault in Chinatown on Wednesday.

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Edmonton police were dispatched to a body shop in the area of ​​106th Avenue and 98th Street shortly after 4 p.m. They found an individual in need of “immediate medical attention”, according to a police press release. “The individual was treated and transported to hospital by paramedics in a critical and unstable condition.”

Responding officers arrested one person. The investigation is ongoing. Police said no further information was available.

Anyone with information about the serious assault is asked to contact EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a cellphone, the statement said.

Anonymous information may also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.p3tips.com/250.

Edmonton Police were investigating a homicide Thursday, May 19, 2022 at Universal Karaoke (10557-98 Street) in downtown Edmonton’s Chinatown. Photo by Larry Wong /Postmedia

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