The Saint John Police Force received a call at approximately 2:20 AM to the address of 535 Ellerdale Street in Saint John. Responding uniform officers quickly discovered a 21 year old male victim at this location that appeared to have been recently assaulted.
The male victim was transported to the Saint John Regional Hospital by ambulance, where he is currently being treated for his injuries. The male’s injuries are not considered life threatening and he is currently in stable condition.
An 18 year old male suspect has been arrested in connection with this incident, and criminal charges are pending.
The Saint John Police Force’s Major Crime Unit is in full charge of this investigation.
Anyone with any information pertaining to this incident is asked to call the Saint John Police Force at 506-648-3333 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).