Juvenile in custody in connection to Valdosta stabbing

Posted at 9:57 AM, Jul 26, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-26 06:09:04-04

VALDOSTA, Ga. (WTXL) - A juvenile in Valdosta is now in custody after police say he stabbed a man during a fight.

It happened around 5:17 p.m. on Tuesday, July 25 at an apartment complex on East Park Avenue.

According to police, the victim walked to a nearby fire house to get help for his injuries. He later told officers that he had gotten into a fight another person.

When the suspect stabbed him in the upper torso. The juvenile was taken into custody.

Police have not released the identities of anyone involved.

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