RCMP were alerted to a home invasion in Langley when a man suffering stab wounds arrived at Langley Memorial Hospital early Tuesday morning. (Langley Advance Times files)

RCMP alerted to Langley home invasion after man suffering stab wounds arrives at hospital

Two masked assailants entered a Langley home and demanded money

Officers were alerted to a targeted home invasion after a man suffering stab wounds arrived at Langley Memorial Hospital Tuesday morning, RCMP said is a release issued Thursday morning.

Police were called to the hospital around 4:20 a.m. when a man arrived suffering from stab wounds that he sustained during a home invasion at a Langley home, Cpl. Holly Largy said, a spokesperson for the Langley RCMP.

READ MORE: Nearly $2,500 of goods stolen in Walnut Grove after thieves break into vehicles

About an hour earlier two masked assailants entered a Langley home in the 20000-block of 46A Avenue where three people were home at the time and demanded money from the victim.

The victim was stabbed multiple times and is now in stable condition, according to police.

Officers believe the home invasion was targeted. It is unknown how the attackers gained entry into the home.

On Wednesday investigators executed a search warrant on the Langley home to gather evidence to assist with identifying the suspects.

Anyone with information is asked to call Langley RCMP at 604-532-3200. To remain anonymous call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or leave a tip at www.solvecrime.ca.


@JotiGrewal_
joti.grewal@blackpress.ca

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

CrimeLangley RCMP

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

VIDEO: Man collapses on Langley street

Multiple police, fire and ambulance units responded to incident outside Timms community centre

Langley thieves make off with $10,000 worth of remote control cars

Police are also investigating the theft of a pair of commemorative bridge plaques

19 times on 19th birthday: Aldergrove teen goes from crutches to conquering Abby Grind

Kaden Van Buren started at midnight on Saturday. By 3 p.m. he had completed the trek 19 times.

Cautious driving urged during South Langley toad migration

Thousands of toads are expected to hatch and head into the woods

Lawnmower catches fire at Langley elementary school

Township firefighters responded, no injuries were reported

Recent surge in COVID-19 cases not unexpected amid Phase Three of reopening: B.C.’s top doc

Keep circles small, wear masks and be aware of symptoms, Dr. Bonnie Henry says

UPDATE: Mission spray park closed after children suffer swollen eyes, burns

Mission RCMP are investigating incident that injured several children

B.C. NDP changing WorkSafeBC regulations to respond to COVID-19

Employers say reclassifying coronavirus could be ‘ruinous’

Baby raccoon rescued from 10-foot deep drainage pipe on Vancouver Island

‘Its cries were loud, pitiful and heartbreaking,’ Saanich animal control officer says

Statistical flaws led to B.C. wolf cull which didn’t save endangered caribou as estimated

Study finds statistical flaws in an influential 2019 report supporting a wolf cull

Surrey’s first Ethics Commissioner brings ‘objectivity’ to the job

Vancouver lawyer Reece Harding is Surrey’s first Ethics Commissioner, also a first for B.C.

Windows broken, racist graffiti left on Okanagan home

Family says nothing like this has happened since they moved to Summerland in 1980s

Professional basketball in Canada begins return to action with COVID-19 testing

Abbotsford’s Fraser Valley Bandits, six other CEBL teams arrive in Ontario for Summer Series

B.C. man who went by ‘Doctor Ray Gaglardi’ charged with sex assault of teenage boys

The man, 75, is accused of assaulting teenage boys he met through Coquitlam-area churches

Most Read