Man arrested in Hutchinson park stabbing

Local

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (KSNW) – A woman is recovering after being stabbed in a Hutchinson park Saturday.

The Hutchinson Police Department says they were dispatched out to Carey Park in the south part of town around 11:30 a.m.

The victim says she was stabbed in the head multiple times and was bleeding heavily when police arrived.

Officers say the suspect, 28-year-old Elijah B. Norris, was arrested on suspicion of aggravated battery, possession of marijuana with intent to sell, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

The victim has been taken to a Wichita hospital. Police said her injuries are non-life threatening but require “more advance treatment”.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Download the KSN News App and stay up-to-date wherever you are. You can even watch KSN News live for free!
Click here to get the app
Get it in the App store
Get it in the Google Play store

3 Day Forecast

KSN Storm Track 3 Weather

Trending Stories