Arrest in stabbing death

Update – Feb. 23

An arrest has been made in the stabbing death of an Abbotsford man late last week.

Thavone Junior Carlson, 30, has been charged with second degree murder and remains in custody.

It's alleged that 35-year-old Trevor Johnson was stabbed when a fight broke out between the two men at a gas station. Johnson was rushed to hospital but died of his injuries a short time later.

Original story – Feb. 20

Police say a 34-year-old man has been stabbed to death in Abbotsford.

Officers say the victim was taken to hospital with critical injuries at about 10 p.m. Thursday.

Police say the man died in hospital just after midnight and the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team was called in.

Const. Ian MacDonald says the victim was apparently stabbed at a Petro-Canada gas station.

He says officers were called after the man was transported to hospital.

MacDonald says investigators are now collecting evidence from both the gas station and the hospital parking lot.


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