MANHATTAN: Butcher Knife Wielding Perp Arrested for Stabbing

TWO BRIDGES, Manhattan (1.23.19) – A perp armed with a butcher knife stabbed someone around 10:30 pm, Wednesday, at 8 Henry St, within the confines of the 5th Precinct. According to a witness, the victim reportedly walked away. 5th Precinct officers went on a brief foot pursuit and arrested the perp at Clinton St & Madison St. ESU and EMS were requested for the perp, possibly due to erratic behavior and resisting arrest. The perp was transported to an area hospital. Unknown if the stabbing victim was transported to a hospital | by Adam Balhetchet