Manslaughter charge laid in the fatal stabbing of Gil James Scott in Calgary

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Calgary police responded to the area of 36 Street and Marlborough Drive N.E., for reports of an assault on October 27th a tapproximately 1:30pm.

Police arrived to find 51-year-old Gil James SCOTT, suffering from a stab wound. SCOTT was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries on October 29th.

Joseph Russel VERHAEGHE, 34, has been charged with manslaughter. Police do not believe the altercation was a random act.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police by calling 403-266-1234.