Man killed, woman injured in Quesnel stabbing

One man is dead and a woman is critically injured following an apparent stabbing in Quesnel Saturday.

Quesnel RCMP attended a home on Holborn Drive in Quesnel where they discovered the deceased man and injured woman.

The woman, 52, was provided medical assistance and was transported to local hospital where she remains in critical condition. The deceased was 48 years old.

A 32-year-old man later turned himself in to the Quesnel RCMP Detachment where he remains in custody.

The North District Major Crime Unit has been called in to investigate and early indications are that the victims and suspect are known to each other.