Jul 3, 2012 / 2:25 pm
A Mexican citizen in Canada on a work visa is behind bars accused in a stabbing in Summerland late Sunday night.
Police say they received a report of a stabbing at a home on Giants Head Road in Summerland shortly before midnight on Canada Day.
There, police discovered a man laying on the floor of the home with a non-life threatening stab wound to his upper back.
The victim was transported to hospital in Penticton for treatment.
A number of officers and police dogs conducted a search of the area, however, the suspect was not located.
The following day, acting on a tip, a suspect was identified and arrested without incident.
The suspect was scheduled to appear in court sometime on Tuesday.
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