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A 31-year-old man suffered multiple stab wounds after an ugly altercation Saturday night in Brandon. (Brandon police service)

A 31-year-old man suffered multiple stab wounds after an ugly altercation Saturday night in Brandon.

He is now in hospital in stable condition.

According to Brandon police, the victim and a 43-year-old man had been involved in a fight at a house in the 900 block of 11th St.

The 43-year-old left the house and returned later with a knife.  

The victim was cut and stabbed multiple times in the upper body and police were called to the scene around 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

A suspect has been identified and police are continuing to investigate.