A 25 year old man is facing an attempted murder charge in connection with Friday morning’s stabbing in downtown Hamilton.
Police have said that the accused was located in the area of John and Rebecca Streets, shortly after investigators were called to an apartment building on Market Street, just east of Hess.
Now charged with attempted murder, he’s identified as 25 year old Oday Odeh.
The stabbing occurred on the 5th floor of the apartment building, and the 53 year old victim was taken to hospital with serious stab wounds.
He underwent emergency surgery and remains in stable condition.