Man stabbed in Kaslo

RCMP responded to an altercation between two men on Monday evening.

RCMP responded to an altercation in Kaslo on Monday evening.

One person has been hospitalized with stab wounds and another is in custody after an altercation in Kaslo on Monday.

A 68-year-old male was found by Kaslo RCMP with wounds to his upper torso on C Avenue at 5:20 p.m., according to a release. He was first taken to Kootenay Lake Hospital, then later to Kelowna Hospital and is expected to recover.

A 62-year-old male was apprehended and is awaiting a bail hearing. RCMP said in the release both men knew each other.

Both Kaslo RCMP and Kootenay Boundary Regional General Investigative Section are investigating the incident.

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