Man injured in Murray Street stabbing
Suspect, 35, was arrested, charged Friday evening, police said
A 44-year-old man was seriously injured during a stabbing in Ottawa's Lowertown neighbourhood Friday evening.
Police said they found the man with serious injuries just outside a building on 380 Murray St. at around 4:20 p.m.
The victim was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries and is now in critical but stable condition, police said Saturday night.
<a href="https://twitter.com/OttawaPolice?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@OttawaPolice</a> responded to a stabbing incident at approx. 4:20pm in the 300 block of Murray Street. A male was located with serious injuries and transported to a local hospital. Investigators are on scene. Info? contact Central Criminal Investigations at 613-236-1222 ext. 5166.—@OttawaPolice
A 35-year-old man was arrested and charged shortly the incident. The two men knew each other, Ottawa police said.
He is facing charges of aggravated assault, assault with a weapon and possession of a dangerous weapon. He was expected to appear in court Saturday morning.
The investigation is ongoing.