Police are investigating what they imagine was an assault involving a weapon Tuesday evening at a Calgary CTrain station that despatched one particular person to the hospital.
The assault at Victoria Park/Stampede station was reported shortly after 9.30pm. Police stated the sufferer suffered a stab wound to the again, however didn’t present additional particulars about what they imagine occurred.
Police didn’t say how previous the sufferer is, however famous that he’s a person and was taken to hospital in critical however secure situation. Based on the police, pepper spray was additionally used within the assault.
Police didn’t present particulars on a suspect, however stated they had been but to make an arrest.
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The assault unfolded lower than 24 hours after a stabbing at Erlton/Stampede station that despatched two males to hospital early on Tuesday morning. The police stated they’ve two suspects in reference to this assault, however didn’t launch additional particulars.
Late Tuesday morning, Premier Danielle Smith held a beforehand scheduled information convention at a Calgary CTrain station to announce new funding to place extra cops on the streets of Alberta cities.
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She famous that current statistics present will increase in legal exercise on LRT strains in Calgary and Edmonton.
“So we’re responding,” Smith stated.
“I am informed that essentially the most speedy response to creating folks protected block by block, transit station by transit station, group by group is to place extra boots on the bottom.”
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