Stabbing at 2050 hrs in the 700 block of Newton Place, NW. pic.twitter.com/6TjlFM7CuF
— DC Police Department (@DCPoliceDept) February 28, 2016
(Updated at 11:27 p.m.) A man stabbed another man on the 700 block of Newton Place NW around 8:50 p.m. this evening, D.C. Police said.
Authorities arrested the alleged stabber after he was spotted fleeing from the scene of the crime. Police recovered a knife and charged the man with assault with a dangerous weapon.
The victim of the stabbing was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.