Portage la Prairie RCMP respond to stabbing

November 30, 2021
Portage la Prairie, Manitoba

News release

On November 28, 2021, at approximately 7:15 am, Portage la Prairie RCMP were advised that a male had attended to the Portage District General Hospital suffering from a stab wound.

Officers were told the injuries sustained by the 33-year-old male from Portage la Prairie were not life-threatening and that he was currently in stable condition.

The victim advised police he was stabbed while walking behind a business located on Saskatchewan Ave East. The suspect was not known to the victim and no physical description was obtained.

RCMP are asking anyone with information regarding this assault to contact the Portage la Prairie RCMP at (204) 857-4445, call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477, or submit a secure tip online at
www.manitobacrimestoppers.com.

Portage la Prairie RCMP continue to investigate.

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Contact information

Sgt. Paul Manaigre, Media Relations Officer
RCMP Media Relations
204-983-8497

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File number: 2021-1777058

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