Police in Saint John, N.B., say two men were stabbed sometime after the bars closed early Sunday.

Sgt. Lori Magee said there was an altercation at the corner of Charlotte and Horsfield streets. Officers found the two men when they arrived.

Both men were sent to hospital. One was treated and released, but the other required surgery. His condition is not known.

Magee said police questioned a number of people at the scene.

The investigation continues.