Lacombe Police arrest man in connection to a stabbing

On the early morning hours of Oct. 24, 2020 Lacombe Police Service responded to an incident at a local hotel where two men, who were known to each other, had been involved in an altercation.

During the altercation a 35-year-old man from Edmonton was stabbed. The victim was transported to Red Deer Hospital with serious, but non life threatening injuries, and is currently in stable condition. As a result of the investigation a 22-year-old man from Lacombe has been charged with aggravated assault and mischief.

The Lacombe Police Service states that this was an isolated incident and there was no risk to the public. If you have information about this incident, please contact the Lacombe Police Service at 403-782-3279 or call your local police. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477.Visit the Lacombe Police Service website at lacombepolice.ca