Hamilton Police are appealing to the public as they investigate the stabbing death of an 18 year old Mohawk College student.
The victim, David Pereira was stabbed during an altercation at a Tim Horton’s on King Street near Hess Village at around 2:30 Sunday morning.
Police have arrested 49 year old Raleigh Stubbs and charged him with first degree murder. Police say they were called to Stubbs’ residence earlier that night for a disturbance and would like to speak to the individuals who may have been involved.
They say the altercation may have involved two men and two women and took place in a parking lot at Bay Street and Market Street. Police ask that anyone who witnessed either incident or has information to contact them or Crime Stoppers.