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Man assaulted in St. Catharines

Suffers wounds consistent with an edged weapon to his face, chest and leg
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On Saturday Dec. 22, 2018 at approximately 2:40 a.m., a 26-year-old male attended the St. Catharines hospital with injuries consistent with being assaulted with some kind of edged weapon.

Investigation revealed the victim was in the area of Niagara Street and Church Street when he was confronted by an unknown male. The two engaged in a physical altercation which ultimately resulted in the victim suffering injuries to his face, chest and leg. He received medical treatment and was later released from the hospital.

The only description of the suspect is a 6'0" white male wearing dark clothing.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact the 1 District Detective Office at 905-688-4111, option 3, badge #9157.

Incident Number: 2018-124906
Submitted By: Steve Magistrale
Approved By: Steve Magistrale

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