ST. CATHARINES – Niagara Regional Police are investigating an early morning stabbing in St. Catharines.
The incident happened sometime before 6:43 a.m., Saturday.
That’s when police and paramedics were called to the area of Queenston Street and Hayes Avenue.
Upon police arrival, it was discover a male had been stabbed several times.
The victim was taken to St. Catharines General hospital, where he remains in stable condition.
A search of the area by police looking for a suspect proved negative.
As a result of further investigation, police determined that this was not a random act and that the suspect is known to the victim.
This incident remains under investigation by the One District Criminal Investigation Branch and are seeking witnesses that may have information that could assist them.
Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Martin Cook at 905 688-4111 ext 4308. Information on crimes can be submitted anonymously using Crime Stoppers of Niagara.
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