Stabbing Investigation on George Street
(Ottawa)— The Ottawa Police Service Central Criminal Investigations Unit is investigating a stabbing that took place at a local Ottawa shelter. Police and Paramedics responded to a call for service in the evening of Saturday, November 4th, regarding a male who had sustained several stab wounds. Once on-scene, police arrested a lone suspect, while Paramedics transported the victim to hospital, where he is being treated for serious, but non-life threatening injuries.
Investigators have since charged Ali DAKHIL (49 years old) of Ottawa with the following offences:
CC. 239(1) Attempted Murder
CC. 268 Aggravated Assault
CC. 267(a) Assault with a weapon
CC. 88(1) Possession of a weapon dangerous to the public
Mr. DAKHIL appeared in court by video this morning and was remanded until tomorrow (Monday) for another appearance.
Anyone with information regarding this matter is asked to call the Central Criminal Investigations Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5166.