On Saturday, May 25, 2019, at approximately 5:04 a.m., Melfort RCMP were dispatched to an assault at a residence on Main Street in Melfort, SK. It was reported that three unknown male suspects with concealed faces entered the residence and an altercation took place between them and an adult male resident. The adult male was stabbed during the altercation.
The three armed suspects then left the residence on foot travelling in an unknown direction.
Prior to police arrival, EMS advised that they were on scene and were transporting the victim to nearby hospital with what were described as serious injuries. No one else reported injuries as a result of this incident.
The investigation remains ongoing.