Shortly after 9:00PM on Tuesday 10 December, officers responded to a report of a man suffering from stab wounds at an address off Peninsula Avenue in West Bay. It was reported that the man had been stabbed during an altercation in the vicinity of a nearby bar on West Bay Road, and had left the location in a private vehicle. Emergency services attended the scene and the man was transported to the hospital for treatment for non-life-threatening injuries. He remains in hospital in serious but stable condition.
Officers conducted inquiries and shortly afterwards, two men, ages 41 and 42 of West Bay, were arrested on suspicion of assault GBH in relation to the incident. They remain in custody as investigations continue.
The stabbing occurred in the parking lot of the Jungle bar on West Bay Road, and a number of people were at the location at the time. Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or who has any information to contact West Bay CID at 949-3999.
The below release can be viewed at: https://www.rcips.ky/stabbing-incident-in-east-end-10-december