Police investigating early morning stabbing

Herald file photo.

A 19-year-old man is in hospital with serious injuries after being stabbed multiple times early Wednesday morning.

The incident occurred just before 4 a.m. in the area around 12th Street and Fourth Avenue East.

Police discovered the man after being called to the scene for a weapons complaint. They located several potential witnesses in the area and took one man into custody, but have not laid any charges.

The matter remains under investigation.