Police are investigating a stabbing in Conception Bay South early Monday morning.

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary said the 24-year-old man told officers that two or three people jumped him in the Kelligrews area of the town around 3 a.m.

The stabbing victim was rushed to the Health Sciences Centre in St. John's.

Police said the man's injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

The RNC's Criminal Investigation Division has taken on the case.