12-04-2015 - At 02:41 A.M. on December 4, 2015 a report of a physical altercation occurred between two large groups of people in the fuel stalls of the Revelstoke 7-Eleven located at 401 Victoria Road. A group of five adult males from Saskatchewan, here for snowmobiling were attacked by approximately twelve adult males.
During the altercation, a thirty-six year old from Saskatchewan was stabbed in the back while his colleague, a thirty-one year old received a minor cut to his hand and face. They along with their Saskatchewan colleagues had taken a local taxi to the Queen Victoria Hospital where the two were treated for minor, non-life threatening injuries while the other group, including the assailant had dispersed.
Revelstoke RCMP are continuing with interviews and reviewing CCTV from local business and licensed establishments in hopes of locating members of the large group and or the assailant.
The assailant responsible for the stabbing is described as a: Caucasian adult male, approximately 5'8", with short hair and a goatee, wearing a grey zipup style hoody and bluejeans.
The initial altercation is believed to have started in front of the Traverse Nightclub then proceeded to the Lordco Parts parking lot and finally, across the street to the 7-Eleven convenience store.
If you have any information about these car prowling's or any other criminal act, please do not hesitate to contact the Revelstoke RCMP at 250-837-5255 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or visit their website at www.revelstokecrimestoppers.ca.