Police are today investigating an early morning weekend stabbing incident that has left a 26-year-old young woman, who was stabbed multiple times about her body, fighting for her life.

Police say the incident occurred at the Horseshoe Bay car park during the early hours of this morning (May 1), shortly before 2:30am.

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Police and Fire Dispatch responded to the 911 call reporting the incident.

Upon arrival at the scene, they found the victim was breathing and conscious.

“She was attended to at the scene by EMTs, before being transported to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital for further treatment to her injuries, which are deemed to be life threatening,” a spokesman said.

“The scene has been forensically processed and the incident is now being investigated by detectives from the Serious Crime Unit.

“Anyone with information on this matter is asked to call 211, the main police number, 295-0011 or, Crime Stoppers on 800-8477.”

You may also contact a police officer with whom you’re familiar and share the information with them.