Stabbing occurs after argument over a coat - KMOV.com

Stabbing occurs after argument over a coat

Posted: Updated:
By Jasmine Brown By Jasmine Brown

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. 

 

Powered by Frankly