A 35-year-old man is recovering in hospital after a stabbing outside a Nanaimo pub.
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A 35-year-old man with multiple stab wounds was taken to hospital in Nanaimo early Saturday morning after an altercation outside the local Old City Pub.The victim remains in hospital after being treated for serious, but non-life threatening, injuries.Investigators said that several people allegedly involved in the incident are now in police custody.“This does not appear to be a random incident. To date, no charges have been laid and the investigation is being actively investigated, ” said Const. Gary O’Brien of the Nanaimo RCMP.Anyone with cell phone video or information on this incident they are asked to contact the Nanaimo RCMP at 250-754-2345. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at http://www.nanaimocrimestoppers.com or call 1-800-222-8477.