Winnipeg police have made an arrest in a stabbing incident in the city's north end.

A 29-year-old man was rushed to hospital in critical condition after he was attacked early Saturday morning.

Police believe the victim and another 29-year-old man got into a fight outside a home in the 300 block of Alfred.

The other 29-year-old man fled the scene in a vehicle, police said.

Officers said the two men knew each other.

The 29-year-old suspect has been arrested and faces aggravated assault charges.