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APD Responds to Male Injured in Spenard Stabbing

By Chris Klint, Senior Digital Producer, cklint@ktuu.com
Published On: Dec 11 2013 02:09:04 PM AKST
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -

Anchorage police are responding to a stabbing in the Spenard area Wednesday afternoon.

Police were informed of the victim, at an apartment building on the 1600 block of West 33rd Avenue, just west of Minnesota Drive north of its intersection with Spenard Road, at about 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.

An officer at the scene confirmed that a male victim had been stabbed, adding that officers suspect he was attacked at another location over a possible drug deal. He said the victim was talking at the scene.

Channel 2’s Shawn Wilson contributed to this story.

This is a developing story. Please check KTUU.com and the Channel 2 newscasts for updates.