Man, 20, charged in fatal stabbing at Winnipeg lounge, police say

Winnipeg police say a 20-year-old man faces charges following a fatal stabbing in the city earlier in the week.

Police say officers responded to a report of a stabbing Monday at a lounge south of downtown.

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They say one man was sent to hospital in critical condition where he died of his injuries.

He has been identified as 20-year-old Yazan Alhorani of Winnipeg.

Police say another man is still in hospital in stable condition.

Winnipeg resident Mahfuthmm Assi is charged with second-degree murder and attempting to commit murder.

Police say Assi was picked up by Ontario Provincial Police in Kenora, Ont., Tuesday afternoon and returned to Winnipeg.

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