The RNC Major Crime Unit has arrested a 22 year old St. John’s man for Attempted Murder.
Around 3:30 am this morning police responded to a report of a domestic disturbance at a residence on Weymouth Street in St. John’s. Upon arrival officers located a 24 year old man who had sustained injuries consistent with that of a stabbing.
The man was transported to hospital by paramedics with Eastern Health where he remains at this time in serious condition.
Officers arrested a 22 year old man at the scene and he has been charged with: Attempted Murder, Aggravated Assault, Assault with a Weapon, Uttering Threats and Break and Entry. The man will appear in Provincial Court today. This was not a random act of violence and the investigation is ongoing.