Vernon and North Okanagan
Polson Park stabbing suspect charged
Aug 23, 2012 / 10:20 am
Charges have been laid against a Vernon man in connection with a stabbing incident at Polson Park Monday night.
Mitchell Wade Carefoot, 35, has been charged with Aggravated Assault and Assault with a Weapon.
Carefoot was released from custody on very strict conditions.
He is scheduled to appear in court again September 13.
Carefoot was arrested after a 44-year-old Vernon man was stabbed several times in the park.
The incident occurred about 9:30 p.m. Monday.
The victim remains in hospital recovering from his wounds.
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