Calgary, AB,

One man in custody following afternoon stabbing

We are currently on scene and investigating a stabbing that occurred this afternoon in the city’s northeast.

At approximately 1:30 p.m., we were called to the area of 36 Street and Marlborough Drive N.E., for reports that a man had been assaulted. Upon arrival, officers located a man suffering from stab wounds. He was transported to hospital by EMS in life-threatening condition.

Officers immediately began searching the area and one man, believed to be the suspect, was taken into custody a short distance away.

While the investigation continues, 36 Street N.E., has been temporarily closed between 5 Avenue and 12 Avenue N.E. CTrains will continue to run through Marlborough Station, however the station will also remain closed to the public while the investigation is ongoing.

No further details are available at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police by calling 403-266-1234. Tips can also be submitted anonymsoutly to Crime Stoppers through any fo the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477
APP: P3 Tips

Case #21426374