Teenagers recovering from serious assault

Police investigate serious assault on lakecity teens

Two lakecity teenagers are recovering from a serious assault that took place in Williams Lake late Tuesday afternoon.

According to Staff Sgt. Del Byron of the Williams Lake RCMP, the 13 and 17-year-old victims were assaulted in the hallway of an apartment complex located at 665 Carson Drive just before 6 p.m. Tuesday.

“We were worried initially,” Byron said of the condition of the youth, one of whom was unconscious for a period of time.

The two have since been released from hospital however and are recovering from their injuries.

The matter is under investigation by police.

Any with information relating to this case can contact the local detachment at 250-392-6211 or CrimeStoppers.