06/06/2012 12:20 EDT | Updated 08/06/2012 05:12 EDT

Winnipeg woman charged with aggravated sex assault after man contracts HIV

GIMLI, Man. - A Winnipeg woman has been charged following a man's complaint that he contracted HIV after having sex with her.

RCMP say the man came to the Gimli detachment in February.

He said he had become sick, sought medical attention and learned he had the virus that causes AIDS.

Marjorie Deborah Schenkels, who is 25, is charged with aggravated sexual assault.

She is to appear in Gimli provincial court June 25.