Arrest made in stabbing incident as police search for 2nd suspect

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Published October 18, 2019 at 11:27 am

Hamilton Police say they’ve made an arrest in a stabbing incident, while one of the suspects remains outstanding.

Police say Fuhill Badei, 20, from Hamilton turned himself in on Thursday.

Hamilton Police say they’ve made an arrest in a stabbing incident, while one of the suspects remains outstanding.

Police say Fuhill Badei, 20, from Hamilton turned himself in on Thursday.

CHARGES

  • Point Firearm
  • Carry Conceal Weapon
  • Use firearm in the commission of an offence
  • Possession of a Weapon for Dangerous Purpose
  • Assault with a Weapon

Still wanted is Joseph Barham-Ferguson, 20, from Hamilton. He’s wanted for aggravated assault and failure to comply with his youth sentence.

The incident occurred at The West Lounge Cafe located at 807 Main St. W shortly after 2:00 a.m. Oct. 5.

Police say a physical altercation occurred between one male and the two accused.

“During the incident, the lone male received an injury from a knife held by one of the suspects,” according to Hamilton Police Service. “The second suspect displayed a handgun and then pointed it at the victim. The victim was transported to the hospital by his friends. Bar staff recognized the level of injury and contacted police.”

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime, you are asked to contact Detective Constable Sami Haddad by calling 905-546-3817.

To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com.

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