Suspect sought after man stabbed in Grande Prairie

By Justine Kelsie
February 14, 2018 - 5:16pm

Grande Prairie RCMP was called to the Ranchlands area of the city early Wednesday morning to reports of an assault. 

Police were called to the area between midnight and 1 a.m. after a 28-year-old man was stabbed in the abdomen. 

Two men were allegedly having a conversation in an alley near Prairie Road when they began to fight, according to a media release from RCMP. 

The victim was treated and released from the hospital, but officers are looking for the man who used the weapon. 

According to a description supplied by police, this is what the suspect may look like:

·       Caucasian;

·       Between 5'9" and 5'10" tall;

·       Wearing a grey jacket and black backpack;

·       May have had a beard.

RCMP would like anyone with information to come forward. You can contact the detachment at 780-830-5700. You can remain anonymous by contacting Crime Stoppers by phone at 1.800.222.8477 (TIPS) or by internet at www.tipsubmit.com.

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