Adult Male in Custody after Stabbing on Oakville Avenue in London

London, Ontario – On Wednesday, October 5 2016 at approximately 8:30 p.m., London Police responded to an address on Oakville Avenue in relation to an adult female who had been stabbed multiple times.


The female victim was transported to hospital by EMS where her injuries were determined to be serious, but non-life threatening.

An adult male is currently in custody in relation to this incident and our Major Crime Section is continuing to investigate. Although the investigation is in the beginning stages, this incident does not appear to be a random act.

Due to the nature of the relationship between the victim and the accused, we will not be releasing the name of the individual in custody.

Anyone with information in relation to this incident is asked to call the London Police Service at (519) 661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Information can also be sent in on-line anonymously to

London Police Service