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UPDATE| Warrant issued for man wanted in connection to stabbing

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Published: Jun. 4, 2020 at 8:08 AM EDT
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UPDATE 6/4/2020 @ 2:19 p.m.

Police have named a suspect in connection to a stabbing.

It happened around 7:40 a.m. Thursday in the 1400 block of Frame Street.

Charleston Police say the suspect, Demarcus Brown, 33, from Charleston, got into a verbal altercation with the victim outside of a residence.

When police arrived, the victim had multiple stab wounds to his torso.

Police say Brown got a knife and stabbed the victim many times.

The victim was taken to the hospital and is listed in critical condition.

Charleston Police have issued a warrant for malicious wounding for Demarcus Brown.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Metro Communications at

304-348-8111 or the Criminal Investigation Division at 304-348-6480.


ORIGINAL STORY 6/4/2020 @ 8:08 a.m.

One victim is being reported at a stabbing in Charleston.

According to a dispatcher with Metro, a man was stabbed at 7:37 a.m. Thursday on the 1400 block of Frame Street.

The dispatcher said no one is in custody.

Police are interviewing people about a possible suspect and for a time used police dogs to try and track a suspect, but were unsuccessful.

The extent of the injury isn't yet being released, but the victim is being treated at a hospital.

Keep checking the WSAZ App for the latest information.

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