Youth accused of assault reamains in police custody

The eight year-old girl was taken to the Fort St. John Hospital where she was assessed and released with non-life threatening injuries.

The male was charged with Assault Causing Bodily Harm, and remains in police custody. He cannot be named as he is a youth.

Fort St. John RCMP say that at this time they are looking into any link between this assault and the two recent incidents of a male approaching a female at Rotary Park. Members of the Serious Crime Unit are assisting with the investigation.
 

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Erica is a reporter for Moose FM and energeticcity.ca in Fort St. John, B.C. She grew up in Victoria, B.C. and received her Bachelor's Degree in Journalism from Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec.