Columbia man arrested on suspicion of attacking victim with a knife
COLUMBIA –Officers responded to a fight involving a weapon on Jackson Street on Tuesday night.
Police said Anwar Gordon and another male were arguing, and the victim said during the argument Gordon took out an 18-inch knife and began attacking him. Police said the victim threw a hammer towards Gordon.
According to police, the victim had a cut on his leg and another cut on his back.
While the police were investigating the incident, the victim lost consciousness and was transported to a local hospital.
Police arrested Gordon for armed criminal action, assault, and unlawful use of a weapon.
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