Arrest made after male stabbed at basketball court in Brampton

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Published March 28, 2021 at 11:41 pm

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Police say they’ve made an arrest following a stabbing in Brampton on Saturday.

At 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 27, the 24 year old victim was playing basketball with friends at a basketball court in the area of Queen St E and Dixie Rd when he became involved in a confrontation with another man.

The victim was stabbed and the suspect fled the scene on foot.

Police say the victim was transported to a local hospital and his injuries were determined to be non-life-threatening.

Officers executed a Criminal Code search warrant at a Brampton residence where they located the suspect, 23 year old Brampton man Shamar Green.

Green was arrested and is facing an aggravated assault charge.

He was held for a bail hearing and appeared before the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton today (Sunday, March 28).

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