Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Man killed in North York machete attack

TORONTO - A man in his 40s is dead after a stabbing in North York. Police were called to an area near Yonge Street and Wedgewood Drive, just north of Finch Avenue, following reports of a fight just after 8 p.m. (CityNews)

4 teens in custody in stabbing death of boy outside high school

Hamilton police have arrested two more teens in connection with the stabbing death of a student at Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School on Monday. The new arrests are of two 16-year-olds, a male and a female, and both are in custody for first-degree murder. They have not yet been charged. Those arrests bring the total number to four, after an 18-year-old and a 14-year-old were arrested and charged with first-degree murder on Monday.(CBC)
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    Delta police are at the scene of a private elementary school Wednesday after a fight left a woman and an off-duty officer suffering from serious stabbing injuries. (The Province)
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    Suspect in Oratory stabbing charged with attempt murder

    MONTREAL - A Notre Dame de Grâce man has been charged with attempted murder and assault with a weapon after Father Claude Grou was attacked while saying mass at St. Joseph’s Oratory Friday morning. (Montreal Gazette)

    Jogger stabbed to death in DC random attack

    WASHINGTON, DC - Police were hunting Wednesday for the mysterious man who fatally stabbed a female jogger in a seemingly random attack on a Washington, D.C. street Tuesday night. After she was attacked around 8 p.m. in the Logan Circle neighborhood, the woman, 35-year-old Wendy K. Martinez, stumbled into a takeout restaurant, where customers attempted to save her life, police said. (Fox News)

    Four stabbed in random attacks in north London

    LONDON - A woman and three men were all approached from behind and knifed in the back as they walked alone in Edmonton. Police said each victim appeared to "selected at random" for being "alone and vulnerable" in the potentially linked attacks. (BBC)

    At least one dead, 15 wounded in Finland stabbing attack

    A violent attack at a vocational school complex in Kuopio, eastern Finland, has left at least one person dead and 10 injured, two seriously, according to police. A Finnish police spokesman told CNN that a male suspect, who is one of the injured, is in custody after he used a bladed weapon during the "violent incident." (CNN)
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    Halloween stabbing spree at frat party injures five

    TORONTO - On Halloween night, a raucous bash at the Theta Delta Chi fraternity, nestled at number 22 Madison Ave., turned violent. (Toronto Sun)

    Antarctic researcher ‘snapped’ stabbed colleague in chest

    An Antarctic researcher 'snapped' after being 'driven mad by confined space' and stabbed his colleague in a frenzy, it has been reported. (The Mirror)

    Three stabbed at Virginia plasma centre

    PETERSBURG, Va. – A suspect is in custody after "several" people were stabbed Thursday afternoon at a plasma center in Petersburg, according to Petersburg Police Chief Kenneth Miller. (WTVR)

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