UPDATE: Hamilton police arrest suspect after sports bar stabbing sends man to hospital
Hamilton police have arrested a man in connection with a stabbing at a bar on the mountain this weekend.
Staff Sgt. Don Abbott says officers were called to Boomers Sports Bar on Upper Paradise Road near Stone Church Road West at about 2:30 a.m. on Saturday morning for reports of a disturbance, which began inside the bar and moved outside onto the patio.
READ MORE: Hamilton man arrested in Westdale stabbing
He says a 28-year-old man was stabbed multiple times and was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Hamilton police say a 29-year-old man turned himself into police on Saturday afternoon.
The man, who has not been identified, is facing charges of assault with a weapon and has been released with a promise to appear in court.
Police add that was an isolated incident and there is no threat to the public.
WATCH: Hamilton man accused of killing his former girlfriend makes first court appearance
© 2019 Global News, a division of Corus Entertainment Inc.