North Bay Police are investigating after an assault with a weapon at a residence on Third Avenue before 6 am Tuesday morning.

Police were called after a man in need of medical assistance knocked on the door of a Sixth Avenue residence.

The victim was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police say this was a targeted attack and there is no threat to public safety.

Anyone with information that may assist police with this investigation is asked to call the North Bay Police Service at 705-497-5555 and select option 9 to speak to a police officer.

For those who wish to remain anonymous, contact Near North Crime Stoppers, by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by submitting a tip online at

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