Man charged with attempted murder, sexual assault after Dieppe home invasion
Published Tuesday, May 14, 2019 3:47PM ADT
A man is facing a slew of charges, including attempted murder and sexual assault, in connection with a violent home invasion in Dieppe, N.B.
Police received a report shortly before noon Monday that a woman had been stabbed at a home in the Dover Road area.
Police say the woman was taken to hospital with what are believed to be non-life-threatening injuries.
The suspect was arrested a short time later.
In addition to attempted murder and sexual assault, Luc Nowlan is facing charges of forcible confinement, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, break and enter, wearing a disguise with the intent to commit an offence, uttering threats, mischief, and failure to comply with an undertaking.
The 22-year-old Dieppe man appeared in Moncton provincial Tuesday. He was remanded into custody and is due back in court on May 21.