Serious injuries for man stabbed near King George Blvd., 98th Ave. in Surrey

Serious injuries for man stabbed near King George Blvd., 98th Ave. in Surrey

Police believe the suspect and victim know each other

SURREY — A stabbing near King George Boulevard and 98th Avenue tonight is not a random attack, Surrey RCMP say.

Police believe the suspect and victim know each other, Staff Sgt. Dwayne Farlin said in a RCMP statement.

At around 6:45 p.m. Saturday, police responded to a report of a male bleeding from his abdomen, and located a man suffering from multiple stab wounds.

“The male was transported to a local hospital to be treated for his serious, but non-life threatening injuries,” Farlin stated in an email sent to media at 9:46 p.m.

“Forensic investigators are currently on scene. 98th Avenue between King George Blvd and Whalley Blvd. is currently closed to traffic.”

Those who may have witnessed the attack are asked to contact Surrey RCMP General Investigation Unit at 604-599-0502 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, quoting Surrey File number 2017-175645.