Release Date: May 12th, 2019 - 9:35am
Originator: A/Sergeant, McMullan, 20 Division CIB, 905-825-4747 ext. 2216
Contact: A/Sergeant, Galopolous, 20 Division CIB, 905-825-4747 ext. 2216
The Halton Regional Police have arrested and charged a 22 year old male for Attempted Murder in connection with a stabbing that occurred overnight on May 11th, 2019.
The victim was treated in hospital and is currently in stable condition. This is an isolated incident and there is no risk to the public.
The accused was held in custody pending a bail hearing.
On May 11th, 2019 at 10:38pm, Halton Regional Police received a '911' call requesting police attend a private residence in the Town of Oakville.
When police arrived to the house, a man was suffering from a stab wound. One man was placed into custody and a second male was transported to Hamilton General Hospital in stable condition. Both parties were known to each other.
The investigation into this incident is in its infancy and further details will be released once known.
Anyone who may have any information is asked to call the 20 Division Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905-825-4747 Ext 2216 or the on-duty S/Sgt at Ext 2205.
Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers "See Something? Hear Something? Know Something? Contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca