Stabbing suspect arrested

The second of two men wanted in connection with a stabbing at Norfolk General Hospital was arrested In Simcoe last Thursday.Jean Pierre Auclair, 36, of Norfolk County, was taken into custody without incident at a Water Street address according to Norfolk OPP.He’s accused of being involved with the stabbing of a man at the emergency entrance to the hospital on Aug. 23.Auclair faces charges of aggravated assault, disguise with intent, assault with a weapon, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, and failing to comply with a probation order.He’s been held in custody and will appear in the Ontario Court in Simcoe on a later date.Auclair’s co-accused in the matter is Derrick Anthony Adams, 38, also of Norfolk County, who was also arrested on Water Street.Adams was arrested Aug. 29 and has been charged with aggravated assault, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm and three counts of failing to comply with a probation order.The OPP asked for the public’s assistance in locating the two suspects but warned people not to approach them.“The OPP would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our media partners and community members that assisted in bringing this incident to a successful conclusion,” said detachment Commander, Insp. Joseph Varga in a news [email protected]@EXPSGamble

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