BEAR CREEK â€” A man is in custody following a stabbing in the 14200-block of 90th Avenue on Saturday.
Around 12:30 p.m., police and paramedics responded to the stabbing. The victim appeared to be bleeding profusely and collapsed while firefighters were treating him.
The victim was rushed to Royal Columbian Hospital with serious injuries. RCMP arrested a man at a home, though there is no word on a motive.
This is Surreyâ€™s second stabbing in 48 hours: On Thursday afternoon, a man was stabbed in his upper back near the intersection of 133rd Street and 100th Avenue. That victim is known to police and was not co-operative with the investigation.
Police could not find any witnesses in the area and that investigation is still ongoing.
Anyone with information regarding either incident is asked to call the Surrey RCMPâ€™s non-emergency line at 604-599-0502 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
– With files from Samantha Lego