A 32-year-old man was rushed to hospital in critical condition after being stabbed early Saturday morning.

According to police, the man was walking with two friends near Bannatyne Avenue and Juno Street around 3 a.m. when a stranger with a knife stopped them.

Police said the stranger then stabbed the 32-year-old man in the upper body without provocation.

Emergency crews rushed the man to the hospital in critical condition and has since been upgraded to stable.

Police are now asking anyone with information to contact investigators at 204-986-6668 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-8477.