East End stabbing sends man to hospital

An early morning stabbing has landed a man in his 40's in hospital. 

Montreal Police say th eincident happened in an alley close to Papineau and Ontario streets. 

When police arrived a bit after 4am, they found the victim concience and he was able to speak with investigators. Unfortunately, they're having a challenge nailing down the exact details because the victim has provided a few different versions of what happened. 

Onatrio Street was closed between Papineau and Cartier streets as police conducted their investigation.