SURREY — A 49-year-old Surrey man is in serious condition in hospital, suffering from multiple stab wounds from an attack early this morning.
Police received multiple 911 calls about the stabbing at 4:20 a.m. Thursday, in the area of 103rd Avenue and 128th Street in Whalley.
The victim was rushed to hospital. Witnesses told the police the suspect had run away but a 29-year-old Surrey man was later arrested by officers patrolling the area.
Surrey RCMP Cpl. Scotty Schumann said the victim and suspect “resided in the same residence.” The victim’s injuries reportedly included an abdominal evisceration and at least five chest wounds.
Schumann wouldn’t confirm the details.
“The minutiae of someone’s injuries is generally a private matter,” he said. “As such, I can confirm the victim was stabbed multiple times.”
Police are asking witnesses to contact the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502.