Two suspects arrested, charged with 24 offences after beating of Terrace woman
PRINCE RUPERT, B.C. -- RCMP say two suspects are in custody after the beating of a woman in Terrace.
The woman attended an address on the evening of October 5th, where she was badly beaten with a weapon, forcibly confined, threatened and robbed.
Suspects Matthew Janzen and Brooke Turner were arrested two days later.
A combined total of 24 charges have been laid against them, including assault with a weapon, assault causing bodily harm, unlawful confinement, uttering threats, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, robbery and other firearms offences.
Janzen and Turner have been remanded in custody.
Officers later conducted a search warrant on the residence, where they seized weapons and other related evidence.
Police believe this to be a targeted event. They do not believe the public is at risk regarding the two suspects.
The woman is recovering from her injuries.