March 18, 2017 1:08 pm
Updated: March 18, 2017 2:00 pm

Police investigating double stabbing at Essence night club

Winnipeg police said an altercation started inside the bar, and escalated outside.

Jeremy Desrochers / File / Global News file

WINNIPEG — Two men were sent to hospital early Saturday morning after multiple altercations at Essence night club.

Winnipeg police Constable Jason Michalyshen said crews responded to the altercations around 12:30 a.m.

He said one man was stabbed inside the nightclub, and the other man was stabbed outside in a separate incident.

Both victims, ages 19 and 20 are in stable condition.

No arrests have been made, and Michalyshen said the investigation is ongoing.

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