Ottawa police are investigating two separate stabbings — in Little Italy and Vanier — that took place on Saturday night.  

Just after 8 p.m., a 58-year-old man was found on Laval Street bleeding from a stab wound, paramedics said. Crews were able to control the bleeding and took the victim to hospital in stable condition, paramedics said.  

Around 10:30 p.m., a 34-year-old man was found stabbed on Loretta Avenue South and was taken to hospital in stable condition, paramedics said.