One person is in custody in connection with a stabbing that left a man dead in B.C.’s Central Interior early yesterday.
RCMP responded to a report of a stabbing around two in the morning on the Tachie reserve, 65 km west of Fort St James.
On route to the call, police intercepted a family member of the victim while he was taking him to the nearest hospital.
The victim died upon arrival.
The North District Major Crime Unit has taken over the investigation and the Independent Investigation office has been notified.
The suspect is a 33-year-old Tachie resident and it is believed that the two individuals knew each other.
Police are asking anyone with information to call RCMP at 250-996-8269.