Man arrested in downtown stabbing

Windsor Police Service News Update
Tuesday, June 13, 2023
Case #: 23-63297

Man arrested in downtown stabbing 

The Windsor Police Service has arrested a man in connection with a stabbing on Glengarry Ave. 

On June 12, 2023, at approximately 7:30 p.m. officers responded to an assault call in the 300 block of Glengarry Ave. Through investigation, they determined that a 48-year-old male victim had been stabbed during an altercation with the suspect. The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police identified the suspect as 48-year-old Rayon Cover from Windsor.

At approximately 8:30 p.m. officers located Cover at his residence. After brief negotiations, Cover was arrested without incident.

Cover is charged with assault with a weapon and failure to comply with release order (x2). 

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
For further information:
Contact the WPS Corporate Communication Unit's Public Information Officer at (519) 255-6700 ext. 4462.

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Constable Bianca Jackson
Corporate Communications Unit
Windsor Police Service - Headquarters
Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Office: (519) 255-6700 ext. 4462

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