1 in custody, 1 hospitalized after stabbing in Nephi

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NEPHI, Utah, June 24, 2018 (Gephardt Daily) — A stabbing victim was rushed to the hospital Saturday night in Nephi, and a suspect was taken into custody.

Police were called to the area of 80 N. 600 East on a report of a stabbing at approximately 6 p.m., Nephi police officials said.

When officers arrived, they found a man who had been stabbed multiple times. He was transported to an area hospital. His condition is not known, officials said.

A suspect was taken into custody though police have not yet said what charges he may be facing.

Neither man has been identified by officials.

A motive for the stabbing is not yet known and an investigation into the incident is underway.

Gephardt Daily will have more on this developing story as information is made available.


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