Two kidnapping and robbery crimes are not believed to be connected: VicPD
(Victoria Police Department)

A man was rushed to hospital in life-threatening condition after being stabbed outside McDonald’s at Douglas and View streets Saturday.

Victoria police said they were called to the area for a stabbing at about 12:30 a.m.

Police said the man was in life-threatening condition when they arrived and he was rushed to hospital where he underwent emergency surgery.

Officers were able to locate a suspect in the area. A 27-year-old man remains in custody.

The investigation is ongoing and investigators are seeking witnesses to the stabbing or the events that led up to the assault.

If you have information, call Victoria police at 250-995-7654 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).