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NWPD investigate stabbing on Cumberland Street

New Westminster – On February 8, 2015 at approximately 1:37 pm, NWPD patrol officers responded to a report of a stabbing at a residence on Cumberland Street. Upon arrival, several family members were at the residence and a fifty three year old male was located with serious stab wounds. The male was transported to a local area hospital, treated for his injuries and released.

The forty-six year old male suspect was apprehended at the scene, arrested and is currently in custody awaiting court. The victim and the suspect are known to one another. The Major Crime Section has taken over the investigation.