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Woman arrested in Tuesday assault

The Winnipeg Police Service logo is seen in this undated handout photo. Winnipeg police are investigating what they are calling an unthinkable attack that left a three-year-old boy in grave condition. Police were called to a residence in the north-end neighbourhood early Wednesday morning and found the boy with serious injuries. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, Winnipeg Police Service *MANDATORY CREDIT*

WINNIPEG –  A 47-year-old woman is facing assault charges after police say she accosted another woman leaving work.

Around 12:45 p.m. Tuesday, Winnipeg police were called to a business on William Ave near the Health Sciences Centre for a report of an assault.

When they got there, a woman told them that while she was leaving her work, she was accosted by a drunk woman loitering in the area.

The suspect hit her in the face. The victim ran away and got help from a nearby security guard.

The woman was found and arrested. She has been charged with assault and uttering threats.