Man with stab wound found after car crash in Moberly
MOBERLY - Officers arrested a Moberly man for allegedly stabbing someone Sunday.
Moberly police said officers found a man near a car after a single vehicle accident on East Rollins Street. In a news release, the department said the man had "an obvious penetration wound" on his chest. While being treated for his injuries, the man said he was stabbed during a fight with Robert "Bobby" Johnson and was trying to drive to Moberly Regional Medical Center.
Officers said they responded to a home on Williams Street where the man said the fight took place and found "obvious signs of an incident taking place" in front of the house. Witnesses confirmed the fight happened and said Johnson stabbed the man.
Officers arrested Johnson on charges of first degree assault and armed criminal action.
The victim was airlifted to University Hospital and is in stable, but critical condition.