OSHAWA, Ont. — Police say a man was stabbed after intervening in a dispute over a dog in a community east of Toronto.
Durham regional police say they responded to a report of a stabbing in Oshawa, Ont., on Tuesday afternoon and found a man with stab wounds.
He was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Police say the victim was "an innocent bystander" who was stabbed by a man when he intervened in a dispute over a dog.
They say the accused fled the scene in a vehicle and was arrested later at a home in nearby Whitby, Ont.
Police say a 24-year-old Whitby man is charged with aggravated assault, assault with a weapon and breach of recognizance.
The Canadian Press
Join the Discussion
We are happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules: Keep it clean, keep it civil, keep it truthful, stay on topic, be responsible, share your knowledge, and please suggest removal of comments that violate these standards. See full commenting rules.