Saskatoon police are continuing to investigate the city’s fourth homicide of the year.
Just before 2:30 a.m. Saturday, emergency crews responded to a call about a fight in the parking lot area of 7 Assiniboine Drive on a report of a stabbing.
Officers say a 22-year-old man and 18-year-old man were both transported to hospital.
According to police, the 22-year-old was suffering from life threatening injuries and underwent surgery. Just after 9:30 a.m. Saturday, police say he died from his injuries.
The 18-year-old was treated for his injuries and later released from hospital, officials say.
Investigators say they are continuing to interview several witnesses as the incident is still under investigation.
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 or Saskatoon Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.