Man stabbed in Oshawa after intervening in dispute over dog, police say
OSHAWA, Ont. — Police say a man was stabbed after intervening in a dispute over a dog in a community east of Toronto.
Durham regional police say they responded to a report of a stabbing in Oshawa, Ont., on Tuesday afternoon and found a man with stab wounds.
He was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Police say the victim was “an innocent bystander” who was stabbed by a man when he intervened in a dispute over a dog.
They say the accused fled the scene in a vehicle and was arrested later at a home in nearby Whitby, Ont.
Police say a 24-year-old Whitby man is charged with aggravated assault, assault with a weapon and breach of recognizance.
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