(THUNDER BAY, ON) – A violent scene unfolded out front of the Prince Arthur Hotel this evening, leaving a couple dumps of blood along the sidewalk.
David Chokaluk Security Guard at the Prince Arthur Hotel tells us that an alleged altercation between two males happened between 8:30 pm and 8:45 pm on the sidewalk in front of the Prince Arthur Hotel
Chokaluk further tells us, that it is alleged one man was stabbed in the abdomen, which resulted in a bloody scene. That male was taken to hospital holding his guts in, with presumably serious injuries.
Thunder Bay Police Service officers were overheard discussing their search for the weapon at the time of this writing.
Superior North EMS paramedics along with Thunder Bay Police Service officers, investigators, and the forensics unit were seen on location.
UPDATE: 10:06 pm other witnesses have come forward and explained that they saw two groups of what appeared to be mostly teenagers getting into a disagreement. An altercation unfolded resulting in one man being left stabbed.
Scotlund Crompton was released from jail earlier today and is alleged to have ties to the 1hunna teenage gang in town.
Below are the photos Patrick Jones captured of the incident.
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This is a developing story, and we will update it as more information becomes available.
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