Last night a Manitoba First Nations Police officer responded to a disturbance in Waywayseecappo at the gaming centre.

In the parking lot, an altercation occurred between the officer and multiple suspects.

During the altercation, the officer was stabbed multiple times, he also discharged his weapon striking one of the suspects.

Additional MFNPS and RCMP officers responded to assist him.

After being treated for serious injuries, the 29-year-old officer was released from the hospital.

A 21-year-old male is currently in hospital in serious but stable condition with a gunshot wound.

Manitoba RCMP is now investigating the stabbing of the officer as per the Provincial Police Services Act.

Numerous resources have been deployed, including officers from multiple detachments, Forensic Identification Services, and Major Crimes Services. Officers remain on scene and the investigation is ongoing.

The Independent Investigation Unit of Manitoba has initiated an investigation into the officer-involved shooting.