April 3, 2013 at 5:18 PM
Suspect arrested in downtown Seattle stabbing
Seattle police have arrested a 20-year-old suspected of stabbing a man in downtown Seattle Monday afternoon.
Officers arrested the man in Seattle’s High Point neighborhood on Tuesday and booked him into King County Jail.
He’s accused of slashing a 20-year-old man he was fighting with near Third Avenue and Pine Street.
Witnesses told police the victim had been stabbed in front of a McDonald’s on Third Avenue. Medics took the him to Harborview Medical Center with life-threatening wounds.
On Monday, the police department said its gang unit would be investigating the case.
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