2017-07-04 17:46 PDT
On July 1, 2017 at 5:35 p.m., the Fort St John RCMP were notified of an aggravated assault that had occurred around 9:00 a.m. that morning.
The 24 year old victim claimed that three men entered his residence located in the 8600 block of 83rd street, where the suspects superficially beat him then stabbed him.
The injuries are believed to be non-life threatening and the victim was released from hospital later that evening.
Police believe this to be a targeted attack and the public is not at risk.
Police are still attempting to determine the gap from the time the victim claims the incident occurred, until it was reported to police. If you have any information please call the Fort St john RCMP at 250-787-8100 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (tips).
Sgt. Dave Tyreman
NCO ic Operational Support Units
Fort St. John RCMP