April 24, 2014 1:18 pm

‘Consensual fight’ in Chilliwack goes awry

The fight occurred Wednesday at the home in the 46100-block 1st Avenue. Police quickly cordoned off the area to track down the stabbing suspect, who was found a short distance away.

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Chilliwack RCMP say a “consensual fight” between two residents of a downtown home escalated into an assault when a third resident stabbed one of the men with a knife.

The fight occurred Wednesday at the home in the 46100-block 1st Avenue. Police quickly cordoned off the area to track down the stabbing suspect, who was found a short distance away.

Two people were taken into custody. The victim sustained non-life threatening injuries and was taken to hospital.

A 44-year-old Chilliwack man will appear in court today on charges of assault with a weapon and aggravated assault.

 

 

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