Stabbing At Pottawatomie County Lake

Pott Co Sheriff Patch
The Pottawatomie County Sheriff Office is investigating a stabbing reported to have occurred at Pottawatomie County State Lake # 2 on State Lake Road on Sunday morning, around 2 a.m.

Deputies responded to the report of a person being stabbed at the lake. The victim, a 23-year-old man from Manhattan was later located at Mercy Regional Health center, being treated for a non life threatening injury.

The victim reported to Deputies that he had been involved in a fight with a white male. The victim did not know the suspect but stated the suspect was upset because the victim had his radio turned up too loud.

The suspect is described as a white male, 16-18 years of age and about 6 feet tall and 170 to 180 pounds, curly blond hair and was wearing a bluish or greenish colored shirt. No further description is available.