Edmundston, NB On Monday September 6th the Edmundston police force was called to 186 rue Saint-François in Edmundston, to assist a 23 year old man who had just been stabbed. When the police arrived on scene they found the victim in critical condition and paramedics rushed him to Edmundston Regional Hospital, where he underwent surgery just hours after the attack. The victim who is not being identified, is in stable condition.
The police have arrested the alleged assailant in the attack 33 year old Norbert Levesque. Levesque is accused of aggravated assault and appeared in court yesterday on the charge. He will return to court on September 11th at 9 am for a bail hearing.