Stabbing victim targeted

VERNON - Police say a man is recovering after a stabbing that happened in the 4000 block of 27A Street last night.

Vernon RCMP was told of the crime at about 7:30 p.m and found the man, 42, injured inside his home. He was taken by ambulance to hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. 

Several suspects were likely involved in the assault, who police say forced their way into the home, looking for the victim.

The investigation continues.

Anyone with information about suspicious activities in the area or who may have witnessed the assault can contact the Vernon RCMP at 250-545-7171 or Crime Stoppers.

To contact the reporter for this story, email Charlotte Helston at chelston@infotelnews.ca, call (250)309-5230 or tweet @charhelston.

 


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