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Incident Report for Case #2013-252301

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

08/15/2013 - 7:14 PM


1625 Northport Dr.


Male white 32 years old


in custody


male white, 54 years old


Arrested person: Terry J. Buttke Jr

Last updated 08/16/2013 at 5:37 AM by Sgt. MinhDuc Tieu


The suspect and victim are on a picnic table with a female.  They begin arguing and eventually a fight breaks out.  Suspect pulls out a small folding knife and stabs the  victim 4-5 times causing relatively minor injuries. 

The female at the table is able to wrestle the knife away from the suspect who takes off running into the woods. 

Patrol Officers, a K-9 Unit, the North Community Policing Team and the Horse Patrol responded to assist in the search. The suspect was quickly apprehended.  The suspect suffered a  minor injury from the fight and is transported to a local hospital. The victim was also transported to a separate hospital for treatment for his wounds.

Released 08/15/2013 at 8:35 PM by Lt. Cory Nelson

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