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Man stabbed during altercation in Brockville intersection: police

Brockville police are looking for the man in this photo, who they say may have information about a stabbing that happened over the weekend.
Brockville police are looking for the man in this photo, who they say may have information about a stabbing that happened over the weekend. Brockville police

A man was sent to hospital with stab wounds following an altercation in a Brockville intersection over the weekend.

On Sunday afternoon, police were called to respond to a disturbance at the intersection of Broadway and Davison avenues, near the Brockville Centennial Youth Arena.

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Police says two vehicles were stopped in the middle of the intersection and witnesses reported seeing one man beating and knocking another man to the ground.

According to police, witnesses rushed to the vehicles thinking there had been an accident and interrupted the alleged assault. Both vehicles then allegedly fled the scene.

One of the men involved in the assault, a 29-year-old Brockville man, was hospitalized and is currently recovering from stab wounds to his midsection.

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Brockville police are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact them at 613-342-0127, or to send in anonymous tips to Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-8477 or online at http://www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm.

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