Updated - September 15th, 2018 9:15am: Greater Sudbury Police are investigating a stabbing altercation that happened around 12:15a on the morning of September 15th, 2018 in the Minnow Lake area near the Kingsway and Levesque Street at a large gathering.
Three persons sustained varying degrees of stab wounds.
As a result, a 27 year old man succumbed to his knife wound and the other two victims were transported to Health Sciences North Hospital for treatment and both were subsequently released.
The Criminal Investigations Division assisted by the Integrated Crime Team, Tactical Team and Uniform officers continues with the investigation.
Greater Sudbury Police arrested a 21 year old in the area and charged him with Murder. This incident wasn’t a random act and there is no threat to the public.
There were approximately 50 or more people at the location of this crime and the Greater Sudbury Police wants any person who was in attendance of this homicide to contact them with any information they may have to assist in the investigation.
Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact the Greater Sudbury Police Service at 675-9171 extensive or Crime Stoppers 675-8477 (TIPS) or 1800-222-8477 (TIPS).
Original: Greater Sudbury Police are investigating a stabbing altercation that happened on the early morning of September 15th, 2018 in the Minnow Lake area.
Police say that multiple people were stabbed during the incident.
The victims were transported to Health Science North for treatment. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.
One suspect is in custody and there is no further threat to the public.
No other information is available at this time. We'll update this story as information becomes available.