Superior Police Investigating Stabbing Incident

By KBJR News 1

Superior Police Investigating Stabbing Incident

January 29, 2013 Updated Jan 29, 2013 at 4:54 AM CDT

Superior, WI (NNCNOW.COM)--- A man is in the hospital this morning recovering from a stab wound to the chest.

Superior Police were called to the 1600 block of North 16th Street around ten last night to reports of a stabbing.

Shortly after receiving the 9-1-1 call, police received a second call from a nearby restaurant saying that the stabbing victim was in their establishment seeking help.

First responders performed life saving efforts on the victim and were able to stabilize and transport him to a Duluth hospital.

The victim underwent overnight surgery, and is recovering.

It is currently unknown whether the stab wound was self-inflicted. An investigation is currently underway and we will continue to update you with the latest.

Posted to the web by Raeanna Marnati