ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com)- An altercation over the ownership of a jacket resulted in the stabbing of a 72-year-old man Monday night.
The incident occurred in the 4800 block of Northland Ave. around 11:00 p.m.
The victim and suspect, who are acquaintances, became involved in a verbal altercation over a coat. The suspect in the incident became upset and retrieved a butcher knife and the victim in the leg.
The victim sustained a puncture wound and was taken to the hospital, where he was listed as stable.
The suspect is now wanted by police and an investigation into the incident is ongoing.