JOPLIN, Mo. — The Joplin Police Department has a suspect in custody in connection to a stabbing.
Authorities say the stabbing happened around 10:15 Friday morning at third and Connor.
Police say the suspect fled on foot and officers had a K-9 track the area.
Authorities detained a man on a bicycle near fourth and Byers and took him into custody.
The victim was stabbed multiple time and was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The stabbing is under investigation.