Hamilton at 12 homicides after the stabbing death of Marcel Chartrand

Hamilton police were called 526 King Street East at around 12:30am on October 6th on report of a stabbing. Police arrived to find Marcel Chartrand 31, outside the home with a serious stab wound.

Chartrand was transported to Hospital where he died of his injuries.

Robert Vandyk 33, who had been staying with Chartrand and his family has been charged with second degree murder.