Pictou County District RCMP, with the assistance of Northeast Nova Major Crimes Unit, has charged a 17-year-old male as a result of a stabbing in Pictou Landing.
Shortly after 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday evening, RCMP received a call of a stabbing that occurred on Beach Rd. in Pictou Landing First Nation. Preliminary investigation determined that a 29-year-old male from Belle Marche, Nova Scotia, had suffered apparent stab wounds to his body. He was transported to the Aberdeen Regional Hospital in New Glasgow with serious but non-life threatening injuries. He remains in hospital.
As a result a 17-year-old male from from Pictou Landing First Nation has been charged with:
Failure to comply with undertaking
Possession of Property Obtained by Crime.
The accused is currently in custody and will appear in Provincial Youth Court in Pictou today at 1:30 p.m.
The investigation is continuing.
Source: Media Release