RCMP ask for witnesses to stabbing

A stabbing victim and witnesses remain tight-lipped following an early morning Sept. 10 stabbing in Portage la Prairie.

Just after 3:30 a.m. on Sept. 10, Portage la Prairie RCMP received a call of a stabbing in the 400 block of 6 Ave. NE. When officers arrived, a male in his sixties from Brandon Manitoba was located suffering from “puncture wounds” to his upper body.

The victim was transported by ambulance and then later by STARS to a hospital in Winnipeg. Police say the victim and witnesses are not forthcoming with information.

If anyone has any information that would lend assistance to further this investigation, they are asked to call the Portage la Prairie RCMP at 204-857-4445 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

You must be logged in to post a comment Login