Man undergoes emergency surgery after Monroe Co. stabbing -, GA News Weather & Sports

Man undergoes emergency surgery after Monroe Co. stabbing

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A man is in the hospital recovering from at least four stab wounds.

The Monroe County Sheriff's Office says a 24 year-old man was found at a home on McCarty Rd. in Summerfield Twp. Saturday night, with stab wounds to his torso area.

The incident happened around 9:44 p.m.

The victim was transported to a hospital in Toledo where surgery was performed.

The Sheriff's Office says the suspected stabber fled the scene prior to Deputies arriving on the scene.

The 23 year-old suspect was later located walking on Ida West Road near Petersburg Road and was taken into custody.

He was put in the Monroe County Jail with attempted murder charges pending.

The suspect is known to the victim.

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