Ottawa man charged with attempted murder after Whitewater Region incident

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OPP have charged two men, one with attempted murder, after a stabbing at a home in Whitewater Region Township. 

Renfrew OPP said officers found a 29-year-old man with stab wounds at a home on Highway 17 around 11:30 p.m. Saturday night. He was taken to hospital by Renfrew County Paramedics with serious injuries.

Hrudey Youance, 34, of Ottawa has been charged with assault and attempted murder, while a second Ottawa man, 31-year-old Dylan Blackwood, has been charged with sexual assault in connection to the incident.

Police said the investigation remains open and anyone with information is asked to get in touch with police at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222- 8477 (TIPS).