Police seeking witnesses in connection with stabbing

Lethbridge Police are asking anyone who witnessed a stabbing early Sunday morning in the parking lot of a downtown nightclub to come forward.

On March 25, 2018 at approximately 2:17 a.m. police responded to a report that a 28-year-old male had been stabbed in the Sound Garden parking lot along the 900 block of 1 Avenue South. Investigation determined two groups of males were at Club Lime along the 1200 block of 1 Avenue South when they became involved in an altercation. The altercation continued as the males walked across the street to the Sound Garden parking lot where the victim was ultimately stabbed. He sustained serious injuries and was transported to hospital by EMS. The suspects fled the scene in a vehicle prior to police arrival.

The investigation is ongoing and police are asking anyone who witnessed the stabbing or observed the suspect vehicle to call 403-328-4444 or Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-8477. Anonymous tips can also be submitted online at www.tipsubmit.com