Updated:Man stabbed while walking dog alledgedly stabbed himself

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Update:An investigation into a man being stabbed while walking his dog in Musgravetown came off the chain on Sunday when it was determined the man apparently stabbed himself,.

Saturday night, a 42-year-old man was walking his dog on the main road in Musgravetown when he said he was approached by an unknown male driving a 4 door dark colored car.  He said he was stabbed in the upper right chest region by the male suspect.

The man was taken to the Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital in Clarenville where he was treated and released.

On Sunday police updated the matter and said investigators determined the stabbing was self-inflicted.

Police said little else other than there are no suspects at large, nor any concern for public safety relating to this incident.

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A man from Musgravetown has been released from hospital after he was attacked with a knife while walking his dog.

Saturday night, a 42-year-old man was walking his dog on the main road in Musgravetown when he was approached by an unknown male driving a 4 door dark colored car.  The victim was stabbed in the upper right chest region by the male suspect.

 

The man was taken to the Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital in Clarenville where he was treated and released.

 

The Clarenville RCMP are looking for any persons who may have witnessed this incident or have any information on the whereabouts of the suspects and the suspect vehicle.  Anyone with any information on the incident is asked to contact the Clarenville RCMP at 709-466-3211 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Organizations: G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital in Clarenville, Crimestoppers

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  • david
    December 23, 2013 - 16:06

    Sweet Jazuz this place is truly nuts.