A fight over beer ended in bloodshed Monday night, when a man was stabbed in a William Avenue home.

The 29-year-old man and a number of other people were socializing at a home in the 500 block of William Avenue around 11:30 p.m. when a fight over beer broke out, according to police.

One man at the party grabbed a knife and stabbed the man, police said. He was rushed to hospital in unstable condition.

Police have now laid aggravated assault charges against a 51-year-old man. He has also been charged with breach of probation.