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Charges Laid After Stabbing In Lindsay Overnight

KAWARTHA LAKES-A 22-year-old Lindsay man is facing charges following a stabbing overnight.

At 2:30 am this morning Kawartha Lakes Police responded to the area of York Street South and Russell Street West for a reported stabbing.

Upon arrival, officers learned that a physical altercation had occurred between two males. During the altercation, a third male approached and allegedly stabbed one of two males in the back before fleeing the area. Officers searched the area and located and arrested the suspect a short distance away.

During a search, officers report recovering a knife.

The victim was transported to the Ross Memorial Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

A 22-year-old Lindsay man is charged with the following offences:

  • Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
  • Assault with a weapon
  • Assault cause bodily harm

The male has been held in custody for a bail hearing. KLPS no longer release the names of most people charged with a crime.

 

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