Stabbing in Brookswood

Langley

2019-08-08 07:22 PDT

File # 2019-27971

Langley RCMP investigators are following up this morning after a male was stabbed in the Brookswood area of Langley.

Police were called shortly before midnight after a male was reported as having been stabbed in the 20300 block of 44th Avenue. Officers attended and interviewed the victim and witnesses. The suspect has been identified and he and the victim are known to each other. Injuries sustained by the victim are believed to be non lfie-threatening

The suspect, who is known to police, fled on food. The Lower Mainland Police Dog Service attended but was not able to locate the suspect.

Information will be forwarded to the BC Prosecution Service for their consideration and an arrest warrant will be requested for the 28 year old male alleged to be responsible.

The investigation is ongoing and efforts today will focus on locating this suspect. Given the targeted nature of this incident, police do not feel there is a danger to the public.
 

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Cpl. Holly Largy

Media Relations Officer
Langley RCMP Detachment - "Connected with our Community"
langley.rcmp-grc.gc.ca (English only)
22180 - 48A Avenue, Langley, BC V3A 8B7
Office: 604-532-3231
Cell: 778-991-7932
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Email: holly.largy@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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