Two men in hospital after ‘gang-related’ stabbing in Vancouver restaurant

Vancouver police investigate a stabbing at a Japanese restaurant near the B.C. Supreme Court. Global News

Two men remain in hospital after a stabbing in a Japanese restaurant in Vancouver on Friday.

Staff at the establishment, which is across the street from the B.C. Supreme Court, say it happened around 4:30 p.m., and involved two groups of people.

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Vancouver police confirmed on Saturday they believe the incident was gang-related.

Investigators said both men were in their late 20s, but did not provide an update on their condition.

Police have not made any arrests in the incident.

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