Burnaby RCMP on the hunt for suspect in early morning stabbing

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Police in Burnaby are searching for a suspect wanted in connection to an early Wednesday morning stabbing.

Staff Sergeant Ghalib Bhayani said they received a call shortly before 1:30 a.m. from a witness who saw a man being stabbed.

“On arrival we located one male victim with at least on stab wound. The injury is considered serious but not life threatening at this time.”

RCMP have contained an area around Linden Street in Burnaby. The K-9 team has been brought in to help with the search.

RCMP can’t say whether or not this was a targeted attack or a robbery.