On January 1st 2016 at 1am officers responded to a fight in progress at a residence on Biggings Ave. Early investigation indicated that one of the parties involved in the fight had been stabbed.
EMS responded to the scene with police and a 26 year old male was found with stab wounds to his upper body. The victim was transported to the Sault Area Hospital where he was treated for his injuries which were later determined to be non-life threatening. The victim has since been released from hospital.
Officers from Investigation Services were assigned to the case and on January 5th, 21 year old Cole Speers of no fixed address was arrested and charged with attempted murder. The accused will appear in bail court on January 6th.