Pana police investigate stabbing incident

PANA - The Pana Police Department is investigating a stabbing incident that happened Sunday night.

Authorities say the Pana Police Department was contacted by Pana Community Hospital at about 10:22 p.m. in reference to a 17-year-old male being treated for a stab wound to the lower back.  Police say the victim was transported to a Springfield hospital for further treatment.

Pana police say that the incident happened at about 10:00 p.m.  Police also say that one 17-year-old male was taken into custody, and is facing preliminary charges of robbery and attempted murder.

Authorities say the investigation into this stabbing incident is ongoing.  If you have any information on this incident, you are asked to contact the Pana Police Department at (217) 562-2141.

We will provide updates as they become available.
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