Man Stabbed in Tower Grove Park

by

A man was stabbed on Friday in Tower Grove Park, police say. - PHOTO COURTESY OF FLICKR/PAUL SABLEMAN
  • Photo courtesy of Flickr/Paul Sableman
  • A man was stabbed on Friday in Tower Grove Park, police say.
A man told police he was attacked by a stranger on Friday night in Tower Grove Park.

The nineteen-year-old victim claimed he was walking along the northeast corner of the park about 8:20 p.m. when an unknown assailant hit him in the back of the head. The two fought before the nineteen-year-old escaped and ran away. When he returned home, he discovered he had been stabbed in the chest during the scuffle, police say.

He was taken to a hospital where he was listed in stable condition. Police are not sure what prompted the confrontation and say the case is still under investigation.

We welcome tips and feedback. Email the author at doyle.murphy@riverfronttimes.com or follow on Twitter at @DoyleMurphy.


comment