Update: Bar Stabbing Suspect Charged

By KBJR News 1

Update: Bar Stabbing Suspect Charged

December 22, 2013 Updated Dec 23, 2013 at 8:20 PM CDT

Cloquet, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- A man has been charged with two felonies in connection with a stabbing Sunday morning in Carlton County.

Authorities say 37-year-old Scott Alexander Blacketter of Sawyer, allegedly stabbed a 28-year-old man near a bar in Cloquet around 2 a.m.

The victim, from Cloquet, was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Blacketter is charged with two counts of assault in the 2nd degree, obstructing legal process, and fleeing on foot.

Blacketter is being held in Carlton County jail.