Bowling Green Man Charged With Stabbing Man in Hannibal

Charges are being filed against a Bowling Green man after a stabbing in Hannibal on Saturday night.

According to police it happened in the 100 block of Lindsey Drive during a fight involving several people.

When officers arrived they found a Bowling Green man had been stabbed in upper abdomen while trying to break up the fight.

35 year year old Lucas Benjamin of Bowling Green was arrested for 1st degree assault and unlawful use of a weapon.

The victim was was held overnight at a Hannibal Hospital for observation.