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3 suspects sought for fatal stabbing on Bleecker Street

The scene where two double stabbing victims were found on Sherbourne Street, Dec. 20, 2012. CITYNEWS

Police are searching for three suspects wanted for a double stabbing downtown Thursday that killed one man and landed another in hospital.

Officers were called to a highrise apartment building at 275 Bleecker St., near Parliament and Wellesley streets, around 3 p.m. where they found the victims on Sherbourne Street. Police believe the victims were stabbed during a confrontation in the apartment.

Detectives believe the suspects fled the crime scene by a west stairwell and one of them is believed to have been bleeding when the trio took off.

The male suspects are described as:

#1

  • Black, early 20s
  • Hair in cornrows and was wearing a black leather jacket and baggy jeans

#2

  • Black, light complexion
  • Was wearing a light blue baseball cap, a dark blue and black two-toned jacket with a red symbol on the chest and left sleeve. He was also wearing grey jeans

#3

  • Black
  • He was wearing a black jacket with a black hood and black jeans

A post-mortem examination on the murder victim is scheduled for Friday. His name hasn’t been released.

Investigators are combing over security footage from the area.