Two 12-year-old girls have been charged after what police describe as a “violent assault” left a woman unconscious at an Edmonton train station.
Edmonton Police say the incident happened on Nov. 26 at 8:30 p.m. at the Coliseum LRT station.
The girls ran from the area, but were located by police a short distance away, the release says. They have both been charged with aggravated assault.
Police say the woman was in critical condition and remains in hospital with “significant head and facial injuries.”
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