Colorado Springs police have arrested a man in connection to an early morning stabbing.
Police say two men were fighting in the area of Bijou and Tejon around 7:45 a.m. Sunday when one pulled a knife and stabbed the other man. When officers arrived to the scene they found the victim lying in the alley. He was rushed to the hospital and treated for serious injuries. He is now in stable condition.
Police say the suspect, Vernon Banis, took off on foot, but officers caught him and took him into custody. He is now facing first-degree assault charges.
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus