Home » News » Man Randomly Stabbed in Winnipeg Walmart Parking Lot: Police

Man Randomly Stabbed in Winnipeg Walmart Parking Lot: Police

July 25, 2018 2:28 PM | News


Winnipeg Police CrestWINNIPEG — A 38-year-old man was taken to hospital Tuesday afternoon when he was stabbed in the parking lot of Walmart in St. James.

The victim told police he was in the area of Ellice Avenue and Empress Street at around 4:50 p.m. when an unknown male ran towards him. The victim slipped and fell and that’s when the suspect took out a knife and stabbed him once in the upper body, according to police.

The man remains in hospital in stable condition.

Police say the suspect didn’t rob the man during the assault.

Officers and the K9 unit were unable to track the suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to contact investigators at (204) 986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-TIPS (8477).


Meta has been blocking Canadian news from its platforms, Facebook and Instagram, since August 1, 2023 in response to Canada’s Online News Act. To ensure you don’t miss the local news that matters to you, please subscribe to our free daily e-mail newsletter and add ChrisD.ca to your bookmarks and smartphone home screen. You can also follow us on Google News.