August 31, 2014 3:40 pm

Man charged in unprovoked stabbing

Police called to stabbing on Evanson Street around 4:30 Saturday afternoon

Riley McDermid / Global News
A 56-year-old man is facing charges after stabbing a 28-year-old man in an apartment building Saturday afternoon.
Police were called to the Madison on Evanson Street, a supportive housing complex operated by Siloam Mission.  Officers found the victim suffering from multiple stab wounds to the upper body.
Paramedics took the victim to hospital in stable condition.
Police say the attack occurred in the common area of the complex.
The 56-year-old pulled a knife, started stabbing the victim, and threatening to kill him, according to Police.  He was arrested at the scene.
Police say this incident was unprovoked.
The accused faces charges of aggravated assault and uttering threats.
The 56-year-old remains in custody.
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