FORT ST. JOHN, BC: The North District RCMP has released details on a stabbing that occurred on Tuesday…
Police say at 5:39 PM, officers received a report that a 40 year-old man had just walked into the hospital suffering from multiple stab wounds.
As a result of information obtained, several officers attended the 8900 block of 87th Ave in order to secure a residence in preparation to obtain a search warrant. Upon attendance, a 45 year-old man was arrested outside the residence in a vehicle and taken into custody.
Officers attended a second residence in the 8200 block of 87th Street where they arrested a second suspect, a 22 year-old man. While officers were in attendance at this residence, they observed a vehicle travelling down 87th Ave with two more suspects inside. A vehicle stop was conducted on 87th Street north of 87th Ave and two men, aged 24, were taken into custody.
One of the men has been released without court process being served on him. The three other suspects remain in custody with two being held for investigation and the third is expected to appear in provincial court later today.
The victim received treatment at hospital for serious but non-life threatening injuries and is currently in stable condition.
This investigation is in its early stages therefore no further information will be released at this time
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