Charlottetown Police have arrested a suspect in an overnight stabbing on Bayfield Street.

Police said shortly after midnight a man broke into an apartment and got into a fight with the man inside. The tenant was stabbed with a knife. The assailant then ran away.

The victim was sent to hospital where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries and kept for observation.

The suspect turned himself in at about 9:30 Wednesday morning. Police say the two men knew each other.

The suspect is being held in jail for now. He faces charges of aggravated assault and break and enter.