May 5, 2019
(CMR) Shortly after 8:00 pm tonight CMR received information that multiple ambulances and police were heading to the local hospital in George Town. We then received further details of a stabbing.
Police have since confirmed that several men have been stabbed with non-life threatening injuries.
Police are currently investigating a stabbing incident that took place on Edward Street in the vicinity of the George Town Library.
Two men were stabbed during an altercation. One of the men were taken to a hospital by the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and the other turned up at the George Town Police Station, where a second EMS ambulance was dispatched to transport him to a hospital as well.
One man was arrested and is currently in custody pending further enquiries.
Both injured parties are believed to be stable at this time at this time.
Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward and provide information regarding the incident. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the George Town Police Station at 949-4222.
Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via our Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777, or via our website. Tips can also be submitted anonymously via the Miami-based call centre of Crime Stoppers at 800-8477(TIPS), or online.