Employee stabbed after asking customer to put on face mask: Winnipeg police
WINNIPEG -- Winnipeg police have charged a 13-year-old male after a man was stabbed on Friday.
On Feb. 26, police were called to a business in the 200 block of Isabel Street around 3:50 a.m. for a report of a stabbing.
Police said when they got to the scene a 41-year-old man was suffering from a stab wound.
The victim was taken to the hospital in serious condition, but later upgraded to stable condition.
Police took a youth into custody.
According to police, investigators determined that a suspect went into the convenience store without a face mask and the employee asked him to wear one.
Police allege the suspect became upset, and the employee was stabbed after several food items were purchased.
The 13-year-old was found in the West Alexander area and police have charged him with assault with a weapon and aggravated assault.
He remains in custody and the charges against him have not been proven in court.