MontanaFair Stabbing Tuesday
According to Yellowstone County Sheriff Mike Linder, one person was stabbed at the MontanaFair late Tuesday night. KTV Q.com reports that deputies responded to a disturbance near the Heritage Center at around 11:30 p.m. where they found one man stabbed in the arm and another with a possible head injury. Sheriff Linder described the altercation as [quote] “several young adults or teenagers confronted one another when one male was knocked to the ground.” [end quote]
Witnesses reported the assailant brandished a knife and at some point another male suffered a stab wound in the arm. The two injured men were transported to the hospital for treatment. At least one person was detained, but he was later released. When the investigation is completed, it will be forwarded to the County Attorney’s Office to determine if charges will be filed.