Family Dispute Ends in Injuries

On April 30th, 2021 just after 3:00 pm, the LaSalle Police Service received a request to assist paramedics at a residence in the Town of LaSalle regarding a medical call involving injuries from a knife.

Minutes after the initial call, officers arrived on scene and discovered that a fight had taken place between two brothers, both in their 30’s, who live at the same residence. The situation quickly escalated when one of the brothers used knives against the other during the melee. The victim sustained three knife wounds, one to the neck, bicep and hand as a result. He was treated at the hospital for his non-life-threatening injuries. The brother, who attacked the other with the knives, was arrested without incident by the officers for Aggravated Assault was held for a Bail Hearing to appear before a Judge in the morning.