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Stabbing in Kelowna's core

A  Kelowna man is in custody and facing potential charges of aggravated assault following a Wednesday night stabbing.

Kelowna Mounties received a report of a stabbing on the 1800 block of Abbott Street, at 5:13pm, Aug. 8.

"Reports indicated that two men got into a physical altercation that escalated to the 50-year-old Kelowna man stabbing the other," said Const. Kris Clark.

"The suspect was arrested at the scene within minutes of the report and remains in custody.  A 48 year old Kelowna man was rushed to hospital with serious, but non-life threatening injuries. He is currently listed in stable condition."

The Kelowna RCMP continues to investigate.

The Kelowna man, 50, is expected to appear in court later today and faces a potential charge of Aggravated Assault.

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