1 injured, 1 charged in Crookston stabbingOne man has been arrested after a weekend stabbing in Crookston that left one person with a throat injury.
By: Herald Staff Reports, Grand Forks Herald
One man has been arrested after a weekend stabbing in Crookston that left one person with a throat injury.
Crookston Police Department responded to a report of a fight in progress at 1:06 a.m. Saturday in downtown Crookston, in an area that includes the M&H Gas Station and Crook’s Club.
When police and Crookston Area Ambulance arrived on the scene, they found one person with a throat injury and learned that the suspect already had fled the scene on foot.
Police arrested Carlos Ismael Garcia at his home shortly before 9 a.m. Saturday. He was charged with first-degree assault, as well as for a warrant for failure to appear.
The victim was treated at RiverView Healthcare in Crookston and released.
The incident remains under investigation. Polk County Sheriff’s Department assisted in the incident.