Portage la Prairie, MB (CKLQ) - Portage la Prairie RCMP have identified a suspect in an aggravated assault incident.
Police say the suspect has been identified as 22-year-old Isadore Junior Vermette from Portage la Prairie.
He is indigenous with a medium build, standing 5'9" and weighing approximately 190 pounds.
He has brown hair and brown eyes with multiple tattoos on his arms.
Vermette is at large on a warrant for his arrest, on criminal charges of aggravated assault, breaking and entering and possession of a weapon.
Police say they believe the assault was a targeted attack, and the suspect and the victim knew each other.
Portage la Prairie, MB (CKLQ) - Portage la Prairie RCMP are looking for a suspect after they found a resident with serious injuries.
Police say around 8:30am on Wednesday, they were called to a residence on the 1400 Block of McKay Avenue.
When they arrived, they say they found a resident of the home with injuries after an aggravated assault.
The victim was transported to hospital for serious, life-threatening injuries.
At this time, the victim is in stable condition.
Portage RCMP media officer, Cst. Sean O'Keefe says they do not believe there is a risk to the general public.
"We think this was a targeted attack," said O'Keefe. "We do not believe there is a greater risk to the public at this time."
Investigators are asking that anyone with information to contact the Portage RCMP or Manitoba Crime Stoppers.