Stabbing investigation on Rideau Street

Posted On Saturday October 05, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Saturday, October 5, 2019 12:21am

(Ottawa) – At approximately 8:16 pm, Oct 4, 2019, officers responded to the 200 block of Rideau Street where a lone victim had attended with a stab wound, requesting assistance.

The victim was transported to Civic hospital in serious condition. The investigation is in its early stages but there is no indication that there is any threat to public safety.

The Ottawa Police Service is requesting assistance in locating any witnesses or those with information to contact Central Criminal Investigations at 613-236-1222, ext. 5166. 

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 or at crimestoppers.ca. 

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