Calgary, AB,

Man in Custody Following Multiple Stabbing

One man is in custody following an incident outside of a downtown bar early this morning.

Police were called to the 200 block of 8 Avenue S.W., around 2:30 a.m., on Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015, for reports of three people who had been stabbed during an altercation.

Due to the size of the altercation, witnesses were able to identify the alleged offender and he was taken into custody by officers at the scene. He is currently being interviewed and charges have not been laid.

The victims in this case were taken to a local hospital for treatment. None of the injuries are life threatening.

Please be advised the block where the altercation occurred remains closed to the public as officers continue to gather evidence. This closure could remain in effect for several more hours.