KENOSHA ⏤ Kenosha Police Department officers arrested a 72-year-old man after being called to a stabbing on 24th Avenue shortly after midnight Saturday morning.
According to a release from the department, officers responded to the 6100 block of 24th Avenue after the stabbing call came in four minutes after midnight.
At the scene, officers found a 22-year-old woman with stab wounds.
Emergency personnel transported the woman to the hospital, where she is undergoing surgery for non-life-threatening injuries.
Stabbing suspect remains in custody
Police took the 72-year-old man into custody following the incident. He remains in Kenosha County Jail.
“This remains an open and active investigation; however, there is no threat to our community regarding this incident,” the department stresses in its release.
The department encourages anyone with information about the incident to contact the KPD Detective Bureau at 262-605-5203. They can also call Kenosha Area Crime Stoppers at 262-656-7333.
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