03/23/2014 08:52 EDT | Updated 05/23/2014 05:59 EDT

Four people in custody following a stabbing incident in Nanaimo

NANAIMO, B.C. - Four teens have been arrested after a stabbing in Nanaimo Sunday morning.

RCMP say officers found a 19-year-old man in an alley bearing multiple stab wounds Sunday morning.

He was rushed to hospital and is expected to recover.

Police say a fight occurred in a nearby apartment.

Police say those arrested are between the age of 13 and 19.

Officers say the investigation is ongoing and charges are being considered.