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VIDEO: Suspect Sought in February 21 South Side Stabbing

Milwaukee Police are investigating a stabbing that happened around 10:15 p.m. on February 21 at the Walgreens located at S. 26th Street and W. National Avenue.  The manager, a 41-year-old Milwaukee man, was stabbed as he was walking a disorderly male subject out of the store. He suffered a non-life threatening injury and is currently being treated at a local hospital. Our investigation into this incident is ongoing…

UPDATE (2/22/16 at 12:10 p.m.): Milwaukee Police are asking the public to help identify a suspect who is accused of stabbing an employee at Walgreens, 2625 W. National Avenue, around 10:15 p.m. on February 21.

The suspect walked into the store and started pounding on an office door.  A manager and a security guard responded and began to escort the suspect out of the store.  While outside the store, the suspect took out an unknown object and stabbed the manager, a 41-year-old Milwaukee man, before fleeing on foot.  The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of a non-life threatening injury.

The suspect is described as a white male, between 40-50 years-old, 160-180 pounds, with a mustache and bald spot.  He was last seen wearing a blue jacket with a horizontal gray stripe on the back, a gray hooded sweatshirt, a green t-shirt, and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7360.

UPDATE (2/22/16 at 1:35 p.m.): The stabbing suspect was arrested on February 22 at a residence in the 1100 block of S. 25th Street.

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