Nineteen Year Old Male Attacked By Male With A Samurai Sword

Saskatoon Police responded to a male being slashed with a samurai sword in the area of Leif Erickson Place at 11:12 PM June 6.

The suspect approached a group of people and slashed at the victim with the sword. The victim received a large gash in his abdominal area and immediately started to walk to St. Pauls Hospital.

A thirty year old female also received a minor cut on her right arm during this attack but did not require medical aid.

Police located the victim and M. D. Ambulance attended and transported the victim to RUH Hospital.

The victim is presently in the hospital in stable condition.

The suspect fled the scene in a car.

Saskatoon Police are continuing their investigation in this attack.

(Occurrence Number: 08-54897)