Niagara police are investigating a stabbing that occurred Sunday during a St. Catharines house party.
Shortly after 1:00 a.m. police responded to a report of a disturbance at an address on Parker Street. Upon arrival, officers located two males suffering from head injuries sustained as a result of an altercation with another male armed with a baseball bat.
While investigating this initial incident, officers were told that another person from the same house party was being transported to hospital in a private vehicle after suffering a stab wound sustained at the same house party.
All three victims were transported to the St.Catharines General Hospital for treatment. The victim of the stabbing underwent emergency surgery and is presently listed in stable condition. The two other males were subsequently treated and released.
This incident remains under investigation by members of the 1 District Criminal Investigations Branch. Anyone with information with respect to this incident is asked to contact Investigators at 905-688-4111 Ext. 4272. Information on crimes can be submitted anonymously using Crime Stoppers of Niagara. To leave an anonymous tip, please contact Crime Stoppers via: Telephone: 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) Online: www.niagaratips.com Text: 274637 (CRIMES), keyword ‘Niagara’, then your tip. Crime Stoppers guarantees that you will remain anonymous through any of the methods offered to provide tips. You may also be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000 if the information leads to an arrest.