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Saskatoon police investigating shooting, stabbing

Saskatoon police are investigating a shooting that took place Monday morning in the 1000-block of Patrick Crescent.
Saskatoon police are investigating a shooting that took place Monday morning in the 1000-block of Patrick Crescent. Eric Beck / Global News

SASKATOON – Police have two separate, and unrelated, weapon investigations underway. The first involves a stabbing Sunday afternoon and the second a shooting Monday morning.

In the first investigation, Saskatoon police were called to the 700-block of 20th Street West around 5 p.m. Sunday for a report of an injured man. Officers found a 29-year-old man with stab wounds to his abdomen and right forearm.

He was taken to hospital by paramedics in stable condition.

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The second investigation was launched after a man fired a shot at a residence in the 1000-block of Patrick Crescent around 7:45 a.m. Police say the man then fled in a white SUV.

Investigators believe both incidents are not random in nature.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact Saskatoon police at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.