Saskatoon

3 more stabbings in Saskatoon since fatal stabbing on Friday

There have been four stabbings in Saskatoon since Friday, one of them fatal.

Police are asking for help identifying suspect of 1 stabbing on Saturday

A man who was stabbed on the 1400 block of 20th Street W. on Friday died of his injuries on Saturday. (Dan Zakreski/CBC)

There have been four stabbings in Saskatoon since Friday, one of them fatal.

On Friday afternoon, a 23-year-old man was stabbed on the 1400 block of 20th Street West. He died of his injuries on Saturday and a 31-year-old man is in custody facing second degree murder charges.

On Saturday around 5:45 p.m., police were called to a home in the 200 block of Avenue S North for reports that a woman had stabbed a 35-year-old woman there. 

The victim was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said they do not have a suspect yet and are asking anyone with information to contact Saskatoon police or Crime Stoppers.

Then at about 7:45 p.m. Saturday, a 42-year-old woman and a 34-year-old man were stabbed in a home on the 100 block of Carleton Drive.

Both victims were taken to hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries. 

Police found the suspect a short time later and now a 21-year-old man is charged with two counts of aggravated assault.

Police said the victims and the suspect are known to each other.

Fourth stabbing Sunday morning

Then on Sunday, police received a call to the 1900 block of Hanover Avenue at about 11 a.m. to reports that a man had been stabbed.

Officers found a 40-year-old man who was suffering from several stab wounds that were serious but not life-threatening. He was taken to hospital, police said.

A 26-year-old suspect was found nearby and taken into custody without incident. Police said the suspect is facing charges of aggravated assault and break and enter.

Police said the victim and the suspect are known to each other. 

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