Hamilton police have a suspect in custody and a victim in hospital after a stabbing incident in the Central part of the city last night.
It happened on Century Street in the Wilson and Wentworth area about 8:30.
The investigation revealed two men had been in an argument that escalated and was taken to the street.
One man had a knife.
A 42 year old was taken to hospital with serious but not life threatening injuries.
51 year old Gordon Prout of Hamilton has been charged with Aggravated Assault and Breach of Probation.
He’s in custody pending a bail hearing.