1 injured in stabbing in Colorado Springs’ west side

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Published: Jul. 26, 2022 at 2:29 AM MDT|Updated: Jul. 26, 2022 at 4:52 AM MDT
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - One person was injured in an overnight stabbing.

The Colorado Springs Police Department got a report of a disturbance on the 700 block of Abbott Lane, near 8th Street and Lower Gold Camp Road, around 10 p.m. Monday.

Officers say the suspect and victim had an argument, during which the suspect threatened the victim. The suspect left but later returned with a weapon and attempted to assault the victim inside of his car. The victim defended themselves and the suspect was stabbed twice. Police say the injuries weren’t life-threatening.

The suspect was identified by police as 45-year-old Jerry Pinyerd. He was taken to the hospital but has since been released and booked into the El Paso County jail.

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