Man Stabbed In The Back During Fight, 1 Arrested

Suspect Herbert Howard (Credit: CSPD)

Police have made an arrest in stabbing that occurred during an altercation on the Springs west side.

Four men got into a fight, resulting in a suspect grabbing a 4-inch kitchen knife and stabbing another man in the back.

The suspect has been identified as Herbert Howard, 41. Howard has been arrested for second-degree assault.

The victim was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Police tell 11 News a second man was also taken to the hospital with injuries suffered during the fight.

Officers got the call around 3:45 a.m. The disturbance took place on the 400 block of St. Vrain Place, near the area of I-25 and Uintah.