No charges will be filed after a stabbing Saturday in Alton involving two men, and a woman they were fighting over.
Alton Police Chief Jake Simmons told the News-Democrat that the incident was mutually combatant, so they won’t be seeking charges against those involved.
The stabbing reportedly involved two men, one of whom was dating a woman and another who had reportedly been with the man’s girlfriend, according to the Alton Telegraph. The boyfriend allegedly stabbed the man who had been with his girlfriend.
The stabbing occurred Saturday evening at the Melvin Price Locks and Dam 26, the Telegraph reported.
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The victim was taken to an Alton hospital, then transferred to a St. Louis hospital.