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Victim suffers life-threatening injuries in St. Catharines stabbing incident

36-year-old woman faces assault charges
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On Sunday, May 30, 2021, 1 District (St. Catharines) uniform officers attended a residence in the area of Niagara Street and North Street in the City of St. Catharines in response to a stabbing call.

Investigation revealed that a 36-year-old woman had gotten into a dispute with a 59-year-old woman. As a result, [it is alleged that] the 36-year-old woman hit the 59-year-old woman with a stick multiple times then proceeded to stab her twice.

The victim was transported to an out of region hospital with life-threatening injuries. She is in stable condition.

Sheralee Bryant (36 years old) of St. Catharines was arrested and charged with the following offences of:
    •    Assault with a weapon
    •    Aggravated assault

Bryant was held in custody and is expected to appear in court on May 31, 2021.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Niagara Regional Police at 905-688-4111, ext. 1002200.