Person stabbed multiple times in Winnipeg hotel fight, crime spree

Winnipeg police say on Tuesday shortly after midnight, a number of people were involved in an altercation in a hotel in the 800 block of Main Street, the first of several incidents.

Police say during the incident, a 21-year-old man was stabbed multiple times, and a 27-year-old woman received defensive cuts to her hands.

The man was transported to hospital in unstable condition and later upgraded to stable.

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The woman was treated and released.

Shortly after the fight at around 1 a.m., police say a convenience store in the 300 block of Dufferin Avenue was robbed by four male suspects, one brandishing a hammer and a knife.

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A couple hours later at 3:30 a.m., four suspects went to a convenience store in the 600 block of McPhillips Street.

The group was denied entry but one of the people in the group smashed the front window of the store with a hammer and stole various items from behind the counter.

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Police say they were able to track the suspects with the assistance of a K9 unit, and four males were arrested.

Police believe all of the suspects are linked to the string of incidents.

A 29-year-old man is now facing charges of two counts of robbery, two counts of assault with a weapon, and other related charges.

A 17-year-old male was charged with two counts of robbery and possession of meth.

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A 16-year-old male is facing two counts of robbery while a 15-year-old was charged with robbery.

The three minors were released on undertakings while the adult is in custody.

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