(File photo)

UPDATE: Two young people arrested in stabbing of 16-year-old in Surrey

Incident occurred in the Panorama neighbourhood

Surrey RCMP say they have arrested two young people in the stabbing of a 16-year-old boy.

The stabbing happened in the Panorama-area of Surrey in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Surrey RCMP Staff Sgt. Dale Carr said police responded to multiple 911 calls at about 1 a.m. in the 5600 Block of 148 Street.

“Officers… attended to the location, and located a 16-year-old male that had received several wounds from an unknown edged weapon,” said Carr in a release.

“The victim had been having a verbal altercation with several other youths that had come to the residence. These youths fled from the residence prior to police arriving on the scene.”

RELATED: One man is dead after targeted stabbing in Surrey

Carr said that all of the youth knew each other and that the attack was targeted.

They are asking witnesses to call 604-599-0502, or if they wish to remain anonymous, to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or www.solvecrime.ca.


@katslepian

katya.slepian@bpdigital.ca

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Just Posted

Program allows grades 4-5 students to ski for less

The SnowPass is eligible at Troll Resort, as well as more than 30 mountains across B.C.

Quesnel ringette teams showed talent in Prince George tournament

A range of ages played and won in annual competition Nov. 10-12

University ‘sports’ can be less athletic

Correlieu student Katherine Osmond on unique university sports that focus on fun

Quesnel’s Atom Select team wins Kamloops tournament

Quesnel Thunder took top spot in Okanagan tournament with outstanding performance

Skies over Quesnel will light up on Dec. 2 with magnificent fireworks display

As a thank you to all their loyal supporters and a gift to the community, Billy Barker Days Society is sponsoring a fireworks display

VIDEO: Quesnel’s Debbie Unrau creates very unique keepsakes

The Observer’s Annie Gallant speaks to Debbie Unrau about her memorial jewellery creations

B.C. reporter reflects on covering Charles Manson

Charles Manson, leader of a murderous cult, died on Sunday at 83

ICBC overbilling for crash repairs not the problem, dealers say

Collision repair shops reject union claim of inflated costs

B.C. groups to address child sex abuse in sports

viaSport is organizing a full day of education in association with Canadian Centre for Child Protection and the Coaching Association of Canada.

Report sets exercise guidelines for young kids, including ‘tummy time’ for babies

Kids aged one to four should get at least three hours of physical activity throughout the day

Stampeders return to Grey Cup with 32-28 win over Edmonton Eskimos

The Stampeders will face the Toronto Argonauts next Sunday in Ottawa for the title

Nebraska approves TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline

Nebraska’s Public Service Commission approved TransCanada’s Keystone XL route in a close vote

B.C. VIEWS: China a better partner than U.S.

B.C. is slowly winning the softwood lumber war

Forecast calls for a snowy Canadian winter

Canadians told to brace for a ‘classic’ Canadian winter with lots of snow

Most Read