UPDATE: RCPD work to determine circumstances of Journey Museum stabbing
RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA) - UPDATE 10:30 a.m., Oct. 7
At around 10:05 p.m. on Oct. 6, police were dispatched to the grassy area to the east of the Journey Museum to address a report about a stabbing.
When police arrived, a man was lying on the ground with stab wounds to his abdomen. The man did not cooperate with officers as they attempted to piece together the stabbing circumstances, police said.
Police attempted to speak with several people in the area to ascertain information about the stabbing. However, no one could provide information. The incident remains under investigation by police.
Emergency first aid was provided by law enforcement until a medical unit arrived. The man was transported to the hospital for the treatment of his serious injuries.
A stabbing Tuesday evening has sent one man to the hospital after being assaulted near the Journey Museum.
Before 8 p.m., first responders were dispatched to an area just to the east of the Journey Museum.
Details are limited at this time, but a Sergeant with the Rapid City Police Department did say that once on scene, they located a man who had suffered multiple stab wounds to the abdomen and torso region of his body. The condition of the victim is not currently known.
This is an ongoing investigation, and law enforcement is interviewing people to gather information on what may have led up to the stabbing and who is responsible.
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