A woman has died and a man and toddler are injured after a domestic stabbing in Surrey Tuesday night.
Homicide detectives have been called in to investigate and one man has been arrested.
Mounties say shortly before 9 p.m., Surrey RCMP were called after a report of a stabbing inside of a residence in the 12700-block of 66th Avenue.
Officers attended and found three people suffering from stab wounds.
A woman had critical injuries, a man had serious injuries, and a two-year-old child had serious but not life-threatening injuries, according to RCMP.
All three were transported to hospital, however the woman died there from her injuries.
A suspect fled but was located nearby and arrested by Surrey RCMP. He remains in custody.
Investigators believe this was a case of family violence, and say all the people involved knew each other.
Police say the area will be cordoned off for “a significant amount of time.”
The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team has been called and will be working with the Surrey RCMP.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation can call the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448) or by email at [email protected] Those who want to remain anonymous can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
-with files from Shane MacKichan