N.B. man denied bail in P.A. court on attempted murder charges

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A North Battleford man accused of attempted murder was denied bail in Prince Albert Provincial Court.

Trent Fox, 19, had a show cause hearing on Nov. 19. He has been in custody since mid-October when he was arrested and charged with attempted murder after a 21-year-old man was stabbed at a business. STARS Air Ambulance took the victim to a Saskatoon hospital with life-threatening injuries.

According to Prince Albert Police, they were called to a business in the 3200 block of 2nd Avenue West at about 10 p.m. on Oct. 14.

Prince Albert Police say that Fox hitchhiked to Prince Albert from North Battleford earlier on the evening of Oct. 14. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Prince Albert Police at 306-953-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Fox is now scheduled to appear in Prince Albert Provincial Court on Dec. 3 by CCTV to enter a plea.

ljoy@glaciermedia.ca

Lisa Joy, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter/Battlefords News-Optimist

Lisa Joy, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, The Battlefords Regional News-Optimist