Wild Weekend of Stabbings in Winnipeg


WINNIPEG, MB. - On January 30, 2021, at 8:51 p.m., members of the Winnipeg Police Service responded to the area of Main Street and Logan Avenue for a report of a stabbing that had occurred on a Winnipeg Transit bus.


A 16-year-old male victim had been riding the bus when he was stabbed by a female passenger unknown to him. The female then fled the bus. It is believed that the incident was unprovoked.


The victim was transported to hospital in unstable condition and later upgraded to stable condition.


This investigation is continuing by members of the Major Crimes Unit. Anyone with information regarding this matter is asked to contact investigators at 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).


Stabbing – Investigation: C21-24236


On January 31, 2021, at 2:18 a.m., members of the Winnipeg Police Service responded to the area of Lizzie Street and Alexander Avenue for a report of a stabbing that had occurred during an attempted robbery.


A 22-year-old male victim was in the area with his girlfriend when he was approached by an unknown group (one male and two females). The male attempted to rob the victim and stabbed him during the incident.


The victim was transported to hospital in unstable condition and later upgraded to stable condition.


This investigation is continuing by members of the Major Crimes Unit. Anyone with information regarding this matter is asked to contact investigators at 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).


Stabbing – Investigation: C21-23504


On January 30, 2021, at 2:45 a.m., members of the Winnipeg Police Service responded to the St. John’s area for a report of a stabbing that had occurred after a robbery.


A 35-year-old male had been bicycling in the 500 block of Aberdeen Avenue when he was pushed off his bike by a male suspect and robbed of his property. During the course of the incident, he was stabbed. The victim was able to return home at which time police were contacted.


The victim was transported to hospital in unstable condition and later upgraded to stable condition.


This investigation is continuing by members of the Major Crimes Unit. Anyone with information regarding this matter is asked to contact investigators at 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).