Armed Assault on Woman in Moncton

Police are still looking for a suspect after woman was assaulted with a weapon in Moncton on Thursday night. RCMP say shortly before 10pm the woman was walking near Highway 2 and Elmwood Drive when she was grabbed by a man holding a weapon. The assailant forced the woman into a wooded area where she managed to fight him off. The suspect, described as a white man in his early thirties or late twenties and wearing a white hoodie, fled the scene.