Suspect sought in Chilliwack stabbing

A 44-year-old Chilliwack man was rushed to hospital with life-threatening stab wounds Sunday.

A 44-year-old Chilliwack man was rushed to hospital with life-threatening stab wounds Sunday.

RCMP were called to the 9300 block of Nowell Street at around 3 p.m. following reports from BC ambulance paramedics that a man had been stabbed.

Police quickly cordoned the scene as officers from the Chilliwack Serious Crime Unit supported by the General Investigation Support Team and the Lower Mainland Forensic Investigation Section began the initial phases of their investigation into the incident.

Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect

“The investigation is in its early phases and officers are determining if the incident was targeted,” said Cpl. Mike Rail.

Police are urging anyone with any information regarding this incident to contact Chilliwack RCMP at 604-792-4611 or, should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).