One in hospital, one in custody after Fort Chipewyan stabbing
An RCMP cruiser is seen in this file photo.
Published Sunday, November 10, 2019 2:48PM MST
A northern Alberta man is recovering in an Edmonton hospital after he was stabbed early Thursday morning.
A Fort Chipewyan man has been charged with aggravated assault and taken into custody.
Police were called about a stabbing at a home in Fort Chipewyan on Nov. 7 around 1 a.m.
On their way to the house, officers found a man with serious life-threatening injuries.
The victim was taken to Fort McMurray and then to Edmonton.
Jericho Mercredi-Cardinal, a 29-year-old Fort Chipewyan resident, was charged.
He is scheduled to appear in Fort McMurray Provincial Court on Nov. 12.