There are reports coming out of the tiny Conception Bay North town of North River that a serious incident occurred in the community early this morning.
Neighbours are confirming a heavy police presence around a private dwelling, and sources are saying a man was stabbed.
The Compass has been unable to confirm any details with the RCMP, but one resident who knows the victim said the entire community is in shock.
The resident described the victim as a man in his early 40s.
The Compass will have more details as they become available.