LPD: No charges as of Monday, stabbings under investigation


By Josh Ellerbrock - jellerbrock@limanews.com



American Township Rescue, Lima Police and Allen County Sheriff respond to a stabbing at 643 Cortlandt Ave. on Sunday evening.

American Township Rescue, Lima Police and Allen County Sheriff respond to a stabbing at 643 Cortlandt Ave. on Sunday evening.


Richard Parrish | The Lima News

LIMA — The Lima Police Department has released few details concerning a multi-agency response to a four-person fight that resulted in multiple stabbings on Lima’s north side.

According to a press release, officers responded to the 600 block of Cortland Avenue in reference to a fight Sunday night close to 8:15 p.m. Three people were found to have stab wounds on scene, and two were transported to Mercy Health-St Rita’s for treatment of minor injuries. The third, who also had a minor injury, refused treatment, and a fourth, who sustained injuries during the fight, was transported to Lima Memorial Health System for treatment.

No one involved has been taken into custody as of Monday, and the incident is currently under investigation according to the release.

First responders from both the Lima Fire Department, American Township Fire Department and Allen County Sheriff’s Office also responded to the scene.

American Township Rescue, Lima Police and Allen County Sheriff respond to a stabbing at 643 Cortlandt Ave. on Sunday evening.
https://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2018/05/web1_stabbing-RP-001-1.jpgAmerican Township Rescue, Lima Police and Allen County Sheriff respond to a stabbing at 643 Cortlandt Ave. on Sunday evening. Richard Parrish | The Lima News

By Josh Ellerbrock

jellerbrock@limanews.com

Reach Josh Ellerbrock at 567-242-0398.

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