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Police investigating after Whistler Village stabbing

Two arrested and subsequently released; RCMP seek information from public
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The Marketplace parking lot in Whistler Village was taped off by police after an assault in the early morning hours of Sunday, March 20.

The RCMP is seeking the public's help in investigating an assault that occurred early Sunday, March 20, in Whistler Village.

Police were called to the Marketplace parking lot on Lorimer Road to assist the BC Ambulance service at about 4:20 a.m., according to a release from the Whistler RCMP.

“Whistler RCMP arrived on scene and located two men who had been stabbed and provided aid until they were able to be transported to hospital,” the release said.

“Squamish RCMP were able to identify two individuals who were believed to have been involved and they were arrested and later released pending further investigation.”

All involved were from the Lower Mainland, and in their 20s, police said.

A large section of the Marketplace parking lot was taped off on Sunday morning as police investigated, according to posts on social media.

Whistler RCMP led by the Sea to Sky General Investigations Section continue to investigate the incident, and are asking anyone with information to contact the Whistler RCMP at 604-932-3044.

Pique will update this story if more details become available.