At about 5 a.m. on Nov. 7 Cambridge Bay RCMP received a report that a woman had been stabbed.
The officers on duty transported the victim to the health centre in Cambridge Bay where she was treated for multiple stab wounds.
A youth was taken into custody a short time later.
He has been remanded into custody with a court date set for Nov. 15 in Iqaluit.
The victim was later flown to a hospital in Yellowknife for further treatment.
Her wounds were deemed non-life threatening.