At about 3:45 a.m. on Sunday, a man with a stab wound made his way to police on Duckworth Street, asking for help.
According to a statement issued this afternoon by the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary (RNC), police were on patrol in the area when the 26-year-old man approached, saying he had just been stabbed.
The RNC noted his injuries were, “consistent with a stabbing and believed to be life threatening.”
The man was rushed to hospital from the scene.
Meanwhile, a police K9 team and forensic team were called to the area, along with specialists in major crimes.
Anyone with information that might help in the investigation is asked to contact the RNC at 729-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).