Man stabbed during overnight 'altercation' in Downtown Eastside

Mar 2 2017, 5:31 pm

One man is in hospital after an overnight stabbing in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside.

Around 2 am, police were called to an incident near Keefer Street and Gore Avenue, where they found a 32-year-old man “who had been involved in an altercation,” police said.

VPD Const. Jason Doucette told Daily Hive the man was taken to hospital by ambulance “where they later discovered he had been stabbed.”

The man remains in hospital with what appears to be non-life-threatening injuries.

“No arrests have been made, and our officers are continuing their investigation,” Doucette said.

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