Deer River man sentenced to eight years in prison for stabbing

By KBJR News 1

Deer River man sentenced to eight years in prison for stabbing

April 14, 2014 Updated Apr 14, 2014 at 1:17 PM CST

Itasca Co., Minn. (NNCNOW.com) - 31-year-old Dana Allen Middleton of Deer River, Minnesota was sentenced to eight years in prison for stabbing a person in downtown Grand Rapids on February 25, 2014.

According to the criminal complaint, Grand Rapids police responded to the 500 block of Canal Street, around 1:00 a.m. on a report of a victim suffering from a large cut and puncture wound.

The victim later identified Middleton as the person responsible for the assault.