Stabbings lead to charges

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London police say a man was taken into custody after an argument led to two men being stabbed.

According to police, just before 8 p.m. Saturday, three men got into an argument in a home on Waterloo Street. One of the victims was stabbed during the argument. Then, the other victim was assaulted and stabbed. After the second stabbing, a suspect took off and police were called.

An arrest was made not far from the scene.

Police say one of the victims suffered minor injuries, while the other was taken to hospital with serious, but non-life threatening injuries.

Raymond Scott Peters, 35, of London is charged with assault with a weapon, aggravated assault, and failing to comply with a release order.

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 online anonymously to www.londoncrimestoppers.com