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Man stabbed at Weston Road and Lawrence bus stop

Last Updated Feb 22, 2021 at 6:04 am EST

Police investigate a stabbing at Weston Road and Lawrence Avenue West on Feb. 21. 2021. CITYNEWS/Ryan Belgrave

A man is in hospital after a stabbing overnight in the Weston Road and Lawrence Avenue West area.

Emergency crews were called to the scene just before midnight on Sunday.

According to police, two people got into some sort of dispute at a bus stop next to the intersection.

The altercation ended with a man being stabbed in the neck.

The victim made his way to the lobby of a nearby apartment building, where security called the authorities.

Paramedics rushed the man to hospital with serious injuries.

The suspect is described as a man between five-foot-seven and five-foot-nine, with a slim build. He was wearing dark clothing and carrying a backpack.

Anyone with information on the stabbing or the identity of the suspect is being asked to call police.