Downtown Officers Prevent a Potential Stabbing


Two MPD Officers working in downtown early Tuesday morning were able to prevent a dangerous situation from potentially becoming deadly. Officers witnessed a male threatening another man with a knife. Officers quickly arrested the 36-year-old suspect for Felony 2nd Degree Assault and recovered the knife. The suspect was booked into Hennepin County Jail. Case Number 17-120233.

The booking photo of the arrested male can be obtained by contacting the Hennepin County Jail. There is no further information available regarding the arrest at this time.