Man stabbed in Virginia barVirginia police have arrested one man in connection with a stabbing at Riders Bar late Tuesday.
By: John Myers, Duluth News Tribune, Pine Journal
Virginia police have arrested one man in connection with a stabbing at Riders Bar late Tuesday.
Police were called to the downtown Chestnut Street bar at 11:18 p.m. on reports that a man had been stabbed. Police arrived to find the 38-year-old victim unconscious with a stab wound to his chest and being cared for by people in the bar. Witnesses told police who the suspect might be.
The victim was taken by ambulance to Virginia Regional Medical Center.
Detective Dennis Benz of the Virginia Police Department said the man suffered serious injuries, though his exact condition wasn’t available.
The 57-year-old suspect, who had left the scene on a bicycle, was apprehended a short time later and was booked into the St. Louis County Jail on charges of first-degree assault.
Both men are from Virginia.