Investigation into Hamilton stabbing continues

Hamilton Police continue looking into the circumstances surrounding a stabbing in the east end.

On Monday night just before 9:30 a.m., police were called to a home in the Melvin Avenue and Bernard Street area. They discovered a 46 year old man with injuries to his arm and leg. He was treated at the scene but refused further treatment at the hospital.

Officials say the wounds were a result of a fight between two men who knew each other. The other man fled before police arrived, however he had been identified.

Police say this was a targeted incident and will be in the area as the investigation continues.

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation you are asked to contact Detective Christian Mukendi by calling 905-546-2929.