Charleston IL – The Charleston Police are investigating a
stabbing at a party on Sunday.
and Charleston Ambulance Service responded to the 1000 block of 4th Street to a
party of 100 people. A fight broke out involving numerous people.
spoke with an EIU student and football player who reported he had been stabbed.
Officers arrived at SBLHC, and discovered a second victim, another EIU student,
who had been stabbed. The suspect is described as a black male with dreadlocks,
approximately 5'7", weighing 190 pounds, with a muscular build.
Charleston Police are asking for help locating the suspect. Anyone who has
information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Charleston Police
Department at 217-345-8422, or message us through Facebook or contact 911.
Information can also be left by contacting Coles County Crime Stoppers at
866-345-8488, all information is anonymous.