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UPDATE: Two arrested after non-fatal Madison stabbing

Posted: Updated: Apr 06, 2014 11:23 PM
UPDATE (WKOW) -- Two people were arrested after a non-fatal stabbing near the area of E. Washington Avenue and Blount Street.

Madison Police say 26-year-old John M. Howard and 25-year-old Shyloh M. Nelson were arrested after officers investigated a stabbing of a 30-year-old man from Watertown.

According to the incident report, Howard spat at the victim.  The victim followed Howard and Nelson, and the victim and Howard argued.  Police say that's when Howard stabbed the victim.

An ambulance had been nearby, and the crew saw the entire incident.  The crew described the suspect vehicle and transported the victim to a hospital.

The victim is still in the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Howard was arrested and charged with first degree reckless endangering safety and disorderly conduct.  Nelson was charged with disorderly conduct.


MADISON (WKOW) -- Madison police are investigating a stabbing near the area of E. Washington Ave. and Blount St. 

The stabbing, which is not believed to be fatal, was reported just before 8 p.m. Sunday.

As of 10:15 p.m. a dispatcher believed a "couple" of police cars remained on the scene. The dispatcher said the victim of the stabbing had already been transported to a nearby hospital.

Other details about the incident are not yet available.

Stay with 27 News and WKOW.com for more on this story.

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