Basketball court argument leads to stabbing at Edmonton rec centre: police
A 31-year-old man suffered non-life-threatening injuries after getting stabbed at an outdoor basketball court Monday night. (File Photo)
EDMONTON -- A 38-year-old man is in custody after a 31-year-old man was stabbed at the Meadows Recreation Centre in southeast Edmonton.
Police say at approximately 9:30 p.m., the 31-year-old got into an argument with the 38-year-old who was already at the centre's outdoor basketball court.
The verbal altercation escalated and led to the stabbing.
According to police, the 38-year-old man remained on scene, and an aggravated assault charge is pending against him.
The victim was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.