Wiky stabbing remains under investigation

WIKWEMIKONG — No charges have been laid in the investigation into a double stabbing in Wikwemikong late last month, according to the Wikwemikong Tribal Police.

“The incident is still under investigation,” Wikwemikong Tribal Police Chief Gary Reid told The Expositor on Friday. “I only confirm that there was a physical altercation on the Friday (August 28)/Saturday (August 29) morning.”

As The Expositor previously reported, the Wikwemikong Tribal Police responded to an incident on late on August 28/early August 29 in the community resulting in two individuals being stabbed. The Wikwemikong Tribal Police called in the OPP forensic unit to collect evidence at the scene after the incident.

“One individual is still in the hospital and the other was not hospitalized,” responded Chief Reid to inquiries regarding the conditions of the individuals.

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