Newfoundland Police investigating the fatal stabbing of Brandon James Leftault in St. John’s

The RNC’s Operational Patrol Services Division responded to a report of a stabbing in the area of Sunset Street, St. John’s on April 2nd at approximately 10:40pm.

Police arrived and located a 20-year-old Brandon James Leftault suffering from serious injuries. The victim was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Police said “at this stage we are unable to confirm as to whether this was a random or targeted incident.”

Anyone who has information which may assist the investigation is asked to call the RNC at 729-8000.