18 yr old man wanted following stabbing on Thanksgiving Monday in St. Catharines


Niagara Police are looking for an 18 year old man wanted following a stabbing in St. Catharines.

On the Thanksgiving Monday police were called to a report of a stabbing on Division Street near Lundy's Lane in St. Catharines at 5 p.m.

Officers arrived to find a male victim in his 20's suffering from a stab wound.

Police believe there was a fight between the victim and another man in a house on Division Street.  

18 yr old Brendan Butcher of no fixed address is wanted for assault with a weapon.

The current location of Butcher is unknown, however he is known to have ties to St. Catharines.

He is white, 5'5 feet tall, 125 pounds, he has brown hair, facial hair and a scar on his right hand.

This investigation remains ongoing by detectives.  Anyone with information as to the location of Butcher – Fawcett is asked to call the police or Crime Stoppers of Niagara.  

Detectives can be reached by calling 905-688-4111, extension 9561.