SURREY â€” A man tried to hail a cab after getting stabbed in the neck early Wednesday morning in Newton.
Surrey RCMP Staff Sgt. Murray Hedderson said the man was bleeding â€œquite badlyâ€ from a small stab wound below his ear when he got into the taxi, in the 7400-block of 121A Street, at 1:50 a.m.
Police responding to a 911 call found the victim walking away from the cab when they arrived at the scene, and he was taken to hospital.
â€œThe male is supplying few details of the incident and was not being fully cooperative with police,â€ Hedderson said. â€œThe maleâ€™s injury is not life-threatening.â€
Police are asking witnesses to contact the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502.