A man from Barrie is in a Toronto area hospital after being stabbed on Wednesday night. Police were called to the Pizza Pizza on High Street around 9:30pm, where they found a 25-year-old man with a stab wound to the abdominal area.
According to police, the victim was walking with his girlfriend along Donald Street when he was struck from behind by an unknown man, knocked to the ground, and stabbed during a brief altercation. The attacker fled through the Wellington Plaza, and the victim’s girlfriend called police. The victim has non-life threatening injuries and police are looking for the suspect.
The suspect is described as a white man about 5’5″ with blonde or brown hair. He was wearing a black and red hoody with the letter “C” on the front and a black “diamond” logo on the front of the hood and on the lower back of the hoody, black jeans and Skechers running shoes.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Barrie Police Investigative Services or Crime Stoppers.