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Downtown Coquitlam stabbing sends one to hospital: RCMP

Mounties are speaking with witnesses and looking to obtain video following weekend incident.
Coquitlam RCMP are investigating a stabbing that took place along Glen Drive on Aug. 28, 2021.

One person was sent to hospital following a stabbing in downtown Coquitlam.

The incident was confirmed to the Tri-City News by RCMP spokesperson Const. Deanna Law, but it's unclear if the victim's injuries were minor or life-threatening.

Just before 4 p.m. on Saturday (Aug. 28), Mounties responded to a call about a stabbing in the area of Pacific Street and Glen Drive.

Witnesses sent photos and videos to the Tri-City News, showing police had taped off the same area in front of the entrance to a business plaza.

The investigation is ongoing and Law said police are speaking with witnesses as well as seeking video of the incident.

No other details — including if an arrest was made — are being released at this time.

Anyone with more information or potential video footage is encouraged to call Coquitlam RCMP at 604-945-1550.