Suspect sought in Welland stabbing

Niagara police are looking for a suspect after a targetted attack in Welland early Friday morning

Police say a male knocked on the door of a home on Maureen Avenue to confront the owner regarding a personal dispute.

When the owner answered the door, there was a physical altercation.

The owner was cut with an edged weapon and the suspect fled.

Police have issued a warrant for the arrest of 43-year-old Json Smith of Port Colborne of a charge of aggravated assault.

Police say Smith should be considered armed and dangerous. Anyone seeing  him is asked to call police immediately.

A vehicle believed to be involved in this incident is described as a 2009 Dodge RAM Pickup, black in colour, bearing Ontario registration AA28912. Anyone seeing this vehicle is asked to immediately call police and report its location.