Stabbing victim was ‘taking out the trash’

Officer looks for evidence (WDTN Photo)
Officer looks for evidence (WDTN Photo)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Dayton police are investigating an overnight stabbing.

Officers were called to an alley in the 600 block of Pritz Avenue just after midnight on Monday.

When they arrived, they found Cecil Johnson with a stab wound to his hand and another to his leg.  Johnson told officers has was taking out the trash when the man attacked him.  He thought his attacker was drunk.

Johnson is expected to recover.

Police are searching for the suspect.

 

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