Police investigating following stabbing of two people outside night club


On Sunday August 6th 2017 at approximately 12:30am, police responded to a fight involving 8 people that occurred outside the Solid Gold nightclub located at 53 Plains Road East in Burlington.  The fight occurred after the two groups exchanged words which quickly escalated to a fight involving several people.

During the fight, one of the suspects brandished a small pocket knife and used it stab two other people involved in the fight.  Those people have been treated at hospital for minor injuries.

Detectives have since identified each of the persons involved in the incident and are continuing conduct interviews and investigation into this matter.

Police are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed the altercation or may have any information concerning this incident to contact Detective Joe Barr of the #3 District Criminal Investigations Bureau, at 905-825-4747 Ext. 2385.

Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers “See something, Hear something, Say something” at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca, or by texting “Tip201” with your message to 274637 (crimes).