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Stabbing in Vancouver

(Lasia Kretzel, NEWS 1130 Photo)

Man rushed to hospital after fight, stabbing in Vancouver

Few details about a possible motive as police investigate assault in Vancouver

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – A targeted attack has left a man, who is believed to be in his 30s, recovering in the hospital from serious stab wounds.

Vancouver Police say there was a fight at about 11 a.m. on Saturday in the south lane of W. Hastings and Abbott Streets. The man was rushed to the hospital in critical condition.

“Although it is very early in the investigation and no arrests have been made, detectives from the VPD Major Crime Section do not believe this stabbing was random. There is no risk to the general public,” says VPD Constable Jason Doucette.

Anyone with information about this attack is asked to call Vancouver Police at 604.717.2541 or Crime Stoppers at 1.800.222.8477 (TIPS.)