52 year old man charged in the death of a Lethbridge woman

Lethbridge police on patrol observed and intervened in an assault in progress along the 400 block of 6 Avenue South on September 16th at approximately 3:30pm.

Paramedics were called to assist the injured 48 year old woman. The victim was rushed to hospital where she died of her injuries.

A 52 year old man was arrested at the scene and charged with second degree murder.

Police are not releasing the names of the victim or the accused at this time.