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City Hall stabbing sends one to hospital — police seek suspect

North Bay police investigated and found a male in the parking lot at North Bay City Hall with lacerations to his face and head area
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North Bay City Hall and Council Chambers from the main parking lot.

The North Bay Police Service is seeking a suspect, wanted in connection with a stabbing in the parking lot outside North Bay City Hall on Friday, Dec. 29, 2023. 

NBPS reports locating a male victim in a City Hall parking lot with lacerations to his face and head area. He was transported to the hospital, where he
received medical attention for non-life-threatening injuries.

Officers were dispatched on the day of the incident to City Hall, located at 200 McIntyre St. East, and responded at approximately 4 p.m. to investigate a possible stabbing.

The suspect in this incident is described as a male of medium to heavier build, with a salt and pepper goatee, wearing a black toque, camouflage winter coat, blue jeans, tan Timberland-like boots, and carrying a backpack with “Gymshark” in large colourful lettering written vertically on the backpack.

The North Bay Police Service’s Criminal Investigations Unit is continuing with the investigation.

Anyone with information about the identities of the suspects or with additional information about the incident is asked to contact the North Bay Police Service at 705-497-5555 and press 9 to speak with an officer. To report anonymously, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at