Greater Sudbury Police is requesting the public’s help in locating a man wanted for attempted murder in a stabbing Sept. 14 at a residence on King Street.
A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Illays "Elliot" Mohamed, 28.
At around 4:30 a.m. on Sept. 14, 2021, police were called in relation to a serious assault at a residence on King Street. Information provided was that two men had been involved in an altercation inside of the residence, and one of the men had sustained serious injuries. The man responsible for the attack, believed to be Mohamed, fled prior to police arrival.
Upon arrival at the residence, officers found a 39-year-old man who had sustained multiple stab wounds as a result of the altercation. He was transported to hospital by City of Greater Sudbury Paramedic Services with serious but non-life threatening injuries.
Detectives have applied for and have been granted an arrest warrant for attempted murder, possession of weapon for a dangerous purpose and mischief under $5,000.
This is believed to be a targeted and isolated incident as the two individuals are known to each other, said Greater Sudbury Police.
Anyone with information related to his whereabouts is asked to contact police at 705-675-9171.