Archive for Monday, June 14, 2010

Man arrested in connection with Sunday morning stabbing

June 14, 2010


Lawrence police have arrested a suspect in connection with a weekend stabbing that sent one man to Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

Officers arrested a 24-year-old Lawrence man in the 2400 block of Ousdahl. He was booked into the Douglas County Jail shortly after 5 a.m. Sunday on one count of aggravated battery.

Police were called to the 1700 block of West 24th Street around 4:15 a.m. Sunday after a 27-year-old man was stabbed multiple times in the neck and torso.

The victim was taken to Lawrence Memorial Hospital where, according to a hospital spokeswoman, he was treated for his injuries and released.

Lawrence police spokesman Sgt. Bill Cory said the incident, which started as a verbal altercation that turned violent, was still being “actively investigated.”

Police are still conducting interviews in the case.


Clark Coan 8 years ago

The area south of Hobby Lobby has the second highest violent crime rate in the city. Downtown has the highest because of the bars. Oread has the most burglaries.

xfactor 8 years ago

Suspect: DELFINO GARCIA SOSA As listed on the Douglas County Sheriff Department's PUBLIC website.

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