Prince Albert Police are investigating what they are calling a suspicious death.

In a media release sent out Monday afternoon police said a 40-year-old woman who had been the victim of an assault at a business around the 3600 block of Second Avenue West in the early morning hours of August 5 had died.

Police said the woman was originally transported to Victoria Hospital but was eventually transferred to Royal University Hospital in Saskatoon where she passed away on Saturday.

The woman’s name is not being released. An autopsy is set to be done Tuesday.