(THUNDER BAY, ON) – A violent incident unfolded in the city’s northside this afternoon which sent one person to hospital.
Witnesses in the area say that an argument erupted in a group of women and one of them got attacked.
The victim fell to the floor and was then stomped and kicked on the head while they were curled up on the ground.
Officers with the Thunder Bay Police Service responded to the scene and made at least one arrest.
Superior North EMS paramedics were also on scene and started treating the victims injuries. They were transported to the hospital with what appeared to be substantial injuries to the victims face.
Alcohol is believed to have been a major factor in the incident.