Taser- and bear-spraying attacker stabbed by victim

Two males have been charged after a stabbing incident in Oshawa on Saturday evening.

On October 2 at about 8:50 pm, members from Central East Division were called to the area of Adelaide Avenue West and Park Road North. A male and female were exiting their vehicle when two males confronted them and attempted to taser them. The suspects were unsuccessful and then proceeded to spray the male and female with bear spray. One of the suspects was stabbed by the male victim during the altercation. The two suspects fled on foot. Police located one of the suspects at a local hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries as a result of a stab wound, said a police statement.

The suspect, a 27-year-old male of Clarington was charged with: Assault with a Weapon x2. He was held for a bail hearing.

The male victim, a 32-year-old male of Oshawa was also charged with: Assault with a Weapon, Assault Cause Bodily Harm and Possession of a Weapon Dangerous to Public Peace. He was released on an Undertaking.

Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contact D/Cst. Hartry of the Central East Division Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2770.


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4 thoughts on “Taser- and bear-spraying attacker stabbed by victim

  1. Jon S, I agree with you. This is BS totally. The man is a hero for fighting off his attackers! He should be praised for his actions.

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