Man charged after stabbing in Uxbridge

An Uxbridge man is recovering in hospital after being stabbed at an apartment building early this morning.

According to police, a 55-year-old man attended Uxbridge Cottage Hospital around 2 a.m. with blood on his clothes, but uninjured. Police say that he indicated he had been in a fight with another male at an apartment on Perry Street in Uxbridge.

Officers located the 61-year-old victim in the apartment building suffering from serious stab wounds. He was rushed to hospital and later airlifted to a Toronto trauma centre with multiple, serious wounds. He is currently in stable but critical condition.

Officers arrested the 55-year-old man, who has not been identified, and he will be charged with aggravated assault, assault with a weapon and possession of a dangerous weapon. He was held for a bail hearing.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact D/Cst. Guthrie of North Division at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 3981.

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