Police seek stabbing suspect

Windsor Police Service News Update
December 18, 2023
Case #: 23-144420 
Police seek stabbing suspect 

The Windsor Police Service is searching for a suspect following an early morning stabbing downtown.

Shortly before 1:30 a.m. on December 18, 2023, officers responded to a call about a physical altercation near the intersection of Chatham Street West and Pelissier Street. Once on scene, officers found a 31-year-old male victim with a stab wound to his back. 

The victim was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Officers learned that a verbal argument started between the victim and three males inside a licensed establishment. The altercation continued outside, where the suspect stabbed the victim with a knife. The suspect and two other males then fled on foot eastbound on Chatham St. W. 

The suspect is described as a black male between 18 and 25 years old. He was last seen wearing a black balaclava, a grey, white, and black jacket, red pants with a black stripe, black flip flops with a Champion logo, and a black satchel. 

This remains an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Major Crimes Unit at 519-255-6700, ext. 4830. They can also contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or online at www.catchcrooks.com
For further information:
Contact the WPS Corporate Communication Unit's Public Information Officer at (519) 255-6700 ext. 4441.

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