Man arrested after Orleans plaza stabbing

Police have arrested one man after an 18-year-old was robbed and stabbed several times at the Convent Glen Plaza in Ottawa's east end.

Ottawa police have arrested one man after a robbery and stabbing at an Orleans plaza.

Police said an 18-year-old man was stabbed at the Convent Glen Plaza at about 10 p.m. Monday.

He suffered several stab wounds and he was taken to hospital. His injuries were not considered life threatening.

Police have not yet laid charges against the suspect and the investigation continues. The robbery unit has now taken over the investigation.

Anyone with information about the stabbing, which is also now being called a robbery, is asked to call 613-236-1222, ext. 5116 or Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477.