Calgary police have laid attempted charges against a man in relation to an alleged domestic assault incident Sunday night.
Police were called to a domestic assault in the 0-100 block of Beaconsfield Cr. NE to report that a man armed with a knife had repeatedly stabbed a woman. Upon arrival, police found a man choking a woman. They responded by deploying a Taser, and were then able to take the man into custody.
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Police believe the officers’ quick actions saved the life of the woman being choked and the other two victims in the house at the time.
Both women in the home, a 24-year-old and a 52-year-old, were taken to hospital in stable condition and a third person, a male, was not injured.
Jeffery Raymond Dajas, 27, of Calgary is charged with two counts of attempted murder, two counts of aggravated assault, two counts of assault with a weapon, possession of a weapon or imitation for a dangerous purpose, and uttering threats.