2 hospitalized in Rosslyn stabbing: police

Two people were taken to hospital after a stabbing in the Rosslyn neighbourhood the evening of Aug. 2, 2021, according to police.

Two people were taken to hospital after a stabbing in the Rosslyn neighbourhood Monday evening.

EMS and police were called to 111 Street and 136 Avenue around 11p.m.

According to police, two people armed with knives attacked a group of people standing in a parking stall. 

Two men, both aged 22, sustained injuries in the attack described as serious but non-life threatening.

Police were told an altercation took place before the attack. 

"The other party then reportedly fled the area in a dark-coloured sedan," police spokesperson Carolin Maran told CTV News Edmonton Tuesday afternoon. 

"Officers continue to investigate. At this time, investigators believe this was not a random event, and there is no ongoing concern for public safety."