MPD arrests male suspect for stabbing incident on State Street

Suspect is acquaintance of man injured in attack

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Madison Police Department officers arrested a male suspect for stabbing a homeless man on State Street Sunday afternoon, according to an MPD incident report.

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MPD arrested Jordan Robinson, 33, yesterday on tentative first degree charges of recklessly endangering safety and disorderly conduct following a stabbing incident at the 700 block of State Street.

Robinson stabbed a 20-year-old homeless man in the attack. Robinson is an acquaintance of the injured man, according to the incident report.

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The injured man was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening wounds on his hands and head, according to the incident report.

Witnesses and surveillance video identified Robinson, and a bloody knife used in the attack was found in a trash can close to the scene, according to the incident report.


This article was published Sep 28, 2020 at 4:59 pm and last updated Sep 28, 2020 at 4:59 pm


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