Man stabbed during argument with neighbor

Man stabbed by neighbor at The Loft Apts
Updated: Jul. 26, 2018 at 3:31 PM CDT
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LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - A man has been taken to UMC with life-threatening injuries after a stabbing on Wednesday afternoon.

Police were called to The Loft Apartments at 4614 67th Street at 3:38 p.m.

The police report indicates that this started as a fight between two neighbors, one with a knife, one with a gun.

Police say they heard the men shouting as they drove up. They initially saw the victim sitting in front of an apartment while a neighbor was holding a white towel over his injury.

The suspect was nearby, shouting that the victim would not have been stabbed if he hadn't pulled a gun on him.

Both men were taken to University Medical Center for treatment and the suspect was taken into custody.

We'll continue to update this story as more details are released.

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