3 injured with knife during fight on Walpole Island First Nation
LONDON, ONT -- A 16-year-old Chatham youth is facing several charges following a fight that saw three people injured with a knife.
The fight took place in the early hours of New Year’s Day at a residence on Austin Road on Walpole Island First Nation.
According to police two people came to the address and a fight broke out which left three people struck by a knife.
All three victims were treated for minor injuries.
The suspect fled to a neighboring home.
Police say at one point a gun was fired but it is unclear if it was at anyone in particular.
Officers have arrested a 16-year-old and charged them with Assault with a Weapon (three counts) and Fail to Comply with an Undertaking.
The incident is believed to be isolated and there is no threat to public safety.