The East Algoma OPP is currently investigating an incident at a local bar in Elliot Lake.
July 15, 2012 at approximately 2:53 a.m. police received information that one male had been stabbed during an altercation outside the bar.
Police on scene arrested and charged William V. BELLEROSE (47) of Garson with the following:
Assault with a weapon
Possession of Weapon for Dangerous Purpose
Care and control of motor vehicle while impaired
Possession of Cannabis resin
The victim was transported to St Joseph Hospital with serious injuries.
The accused remains in custody awaiting a Bail Hearing in Sault Ste Marie July 16, 2012.