Police: Fight over beer leads to stabbing at downtown White Castle - KMOV.com

Police: Fight over beer leads to stabbing at downtown White Castle

(KMOV) – Police are searching for a suspect who stabbed a person inside a downtown St. Louis White Castle restaurant early Tuesday morning.

Authorities say the suspect was holding a beer when he walked into the restaurant in the 800 block of S. Broadway around 3:50 a.m.

Police say an employee told the suspect he had to leave and the man became irate. When he began harassing the employee, another man stepped in to help.

The suspect got into a physical altercation with the man and worker and produced a knife. He then stabbed the 57-year-old victim in the head.

The victim was transportation to the hospital with minor injuries.

Police say the suspect was a black man wearing a black jacket, dark-hooded sweatshirt and jeans.

The investigation is ongoing.

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