June 18, 2017 1:47 pm
Updated: June 18, 2017 2:05 pm

Two men in hospital following stabbing on Granville strip

Two men were taken to hospital following an altercation on the Granville Strip Sunday morning.

Staff / Global News

The Granville strip was the site of a double stabbing Sunday morning.

The incident took place after 3 a.m. Vancouver police were called to the corner of Granville and Davie where two men had been stabbed.

Police say a verbal altercation between a few men escalated and resulted in a 26-year-old and a 27-year-old being stabbed.

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The two victims were taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Cst. Jason Doucette with VPD says a 25-year-old Vancouver man is in custody after attempting to flee the scene.

The incident follows another stabbing on the strip just a day before.

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