MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Police in Winona say they arrested a 29-year-old man over the weekend after he allegedly stabbed another man in the back.
The Winona Police Department said officers were called around 1 a.m. Sunday to MC’s Bar on Johnson Street on a report of a possible stabbing.READ MORE: 'I Feel Like It's Worse': Parts Of South Minneapolis Still Plagued By Needle Littering
When they got to the scene, officers found a 25-year-old Minneapolis man who’d apparently suffered a stab wound to his back while he was in the bathroom.
The victim, who was not named, got treatment at the scene, was brought to Community Memorial Hospital and was eventually airlifted to LaCrosse Gundersen Hospital.READ MORE: COVID Vaccine For Younger Kids 'Would Be Absolute Relief' For Families With Immunocompromised Members
His condition was listed as serious but stable.
Police say an investigation led to the arrest of a suspect, Andre Westly Carter, of Winona. He’s currently being held in custody pending formal charges of assault with a dangerous weapons.MORE NEWS: How Did Pumpkin Spice Become The Flavor Of Fall?
The stabbing remains under investigation, police say. The weapon has not been recovered.