By Lethbridge Herald on April 29, 2016.
Lethbridge Police are investigating an apparent homicide following an incident at a northside home Thursday night.
At about 9:40 p.m. last night, police responded to a report that a 54-year-old woman had been assaulted at a home along the 2300 block of 18 St. North. The woman was located inside the home with life-threatening injuries and transported to Chinook Regional Hospital.
Police officials say she died in hospital a short time later.
A 28-year-old woman was taken into custody at the scene, as a suspect, and the investigation is ongoing. Police remain on scene at the home.
An autopsy has been scheduled for this morning at the Medical Examinerâ€™s Office in Calgary to confirm the cause of death.
Police say charges are pending. No further information is available for release at this time.