A police officer confirmed that one person was stabbed at this 7-Eleven store on Monday.

A 44-year-old man was taken to hospital Monday morning after they were stabbed during a robbery at a north Edmonton 7-Eleven.

An Edmonton Police Service spokesperson says a man and a woman went into the convenience store in the area of 122 Avenue and 97 Street, tried to shoplift and stabbed the clerk that intervened. 

The clerk is in hospital with non-life threatening injuries, EPS said.

There were two witnesses in the store during the stabbing, police said. EPS is asking them to call investigators at 780-423-4567.