Stabbing - 26th St. E/3rd & 4th Ave.

One man is in hospital today following a serious assault early this morning.

At approximately 3:15 a.m., October 8, 2019, Patrol officers were flagged down by a person on 25th Street East and 2nd Avenue North. They reported to Police that a man had been stabbed and directed officers to the victim’s location in an alley off of 26th Street, between 3rd and 4th Avenues. The 44 year old male victim was found suffering from multiple stab wounds. Medavie Health Services attended and transported the man to hospital with serious, life threatening injuries.

The suspects are described as two men believed to be in their early 20's. One was wearing black pants, white runners and a red sweater with a grey jacket overtop. The second suspect is described as wearing all black with white stripes on the sides. He was also carrying a black backpack.

It is believed that the suspects and victim were known to each other.

If you have any information on this incident, please contact the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

(Occurrence Number: 19-107772)