Police say one male has been arrested following a stabbing incident involving other individuals in his family on Hamilton’s west Mountain.
Around 12:40 p.m. on Friday, November 13, police responded to a disturbance call at a residence near Upper Paradise and Bendamere Avenue.
“When officers arrived, they found a female and male, both 63-years-old, suffering from stab wounds,” said police.
“The male suspect then exited the residence armed with a knife and charged at officers.”
Police discharged both a conducted energy weapon (CEW) and a firearm before arresting the 30 year old male, who was uninjured. He will appear in court on Saturday, November 14.
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The female victim was transported to hospital with life-threatening injuries, while the male sustained serious injuries.
Police say the male and the two victims were related to each other.
The investigation into this incident is ongoing.