As first reported on our Status, at least one person is in custody following a fight and stabbings in the Downtown section of Lakewood this evening.
Preliminary reports indicate a fight broke out approximately 5:30 PM on Clifton Avenue, resulting in up to three people stabbed. Two other people were reportedly also assaulted with hot water, and store windows were reportedly shattered during the fight.
Upon arrival, police took one suspect into custody at gunpoint, and are searching for a possible second suspect.
A total of five patients were reportedly transported to hospitals.