Madison police looking for information in stabbing

Police: Man was stabbed Saturday night on near east side

Published On: Jul 14 2013 12:16:47 PM CDT
MADISON, Wis. -

Madison police are looking for information about a stabbing that happened Saturday night around 9:15 in the area of East Johnson Street and East Washington Avenue, according to a release.

Officials said a 19-year-old man was approached by another man who demanded money.

The man and the victim started to struggle and the victim was stabbed, according to the release.

The attacker is described as a white male, approximately 18 years old, 5 feet 8 inches tall with a skinny build, long brown dreadlocks and a thin mustache.

The victim was treated and released for non-life-threatening injuries, according to the release.

Officials ask anyone with information about the incident to contact Madison police.

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