A 21-year-old Ottawa man is in custody and faces a number of charges after a stabbing on Barrow Crescent in Kanata this weekend.

Ottawa police say they received a call at about 6 a.m. Saturday after a man was stabbed at a home on Barrow Crescent.

The victim called police and they responded to a location across town near Wallack Private where a suspect was arrested following a short foot pursuit.

The victim was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

The 21-year-old suspect has been charged with aggravated assault, assault with a weapon, use of a dangerous weapon and two counts of breach of probation. He remains in custody.

Police said the suspect and the victim knew each other, but would not elaborate on their relationship.

Police are asking anyone with information about this incident to contact the west division investigations section at 613-236-1222, ext. 2666 or call Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477, or toll free at 1-800-222-8477.