August 11, 2018 1:44 pm
Updated: August 11, 2018 1:48 pm

Multiple stabbings at house party in St. Andrews Friday

RCMP in Selkirk responded to multiple stabbings at a house party in the RM of St. Andrews.

Nikki Jhutti / Global News
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RCMP In Selkirk responded to multiple stabbings at a house party on Friday night.

At 11:40 p.m., Mounties responded to a residence on Highland Drive in the RM of St. Andrews

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When they arrived, officers witnessed approximately 200 people, many of them youths, attempting to flee the party on foot and in vehicles.

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Investigators were alerted to a residence, and located two boys outside, aged 16 and 17, that had been stabbed.

Another 17-year-old male was also located inside the house with stab wounds. All three were transported to hospital with minor injuries.

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Throughout the investigation, RCMP determined that an open invitation to a party at the home was posted to social media, resulting in the large attendance. The stabbing occured following an altercation between two groups.

Selkirk RCMP are continuing with the investigation

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