Guelph man caught holding knife to another man’s throat: police say

Guelph police say one man was caught on surveillance holding a knife against another man's throat at westend apartment building on Thursday. Police are also looking for the victim. Ken Hashizume/CJOY

Guelph police say a man is facing charges after surveillance video caught him holding a knife to another man’s throat.

Investigators said officers were told about a disturbance outside of an apartment building Thursday night near Dawson and Willow roads.

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The individuals involved fled before police arrived, but one person was seen on surveillance video allegedly holding a knife to the throat of an unknown man sitting in a car.

A 24-year-old from Guelph was found and arrested a short distance away.

Police are looking for the victim as the investigation remains ongoing.

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