Man stabbed while riding bike in south St. Louis - KMOV.com

Man stabbed while riding bike in south St. Louis

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ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – A man is recovering after being stabbed while riding his bicycle in south St. Louis Monday night.

The 28-year-old was stabbed by a homeless man while riding in the 580 block of Chippewa around 10:45 p.m., police said.

After being stabbed in the abdomen, the man was taken to the hospital and listed as stable.

After returning to the scene of the stabbing, the suspect told police he stabbed the victim because he thought he was going to be attacked.

 A knife was recovered at the scene.

The suspect was taken into custody.

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