Stabbing In Chinatown

Update: Here’s SPD’s official release on the incident:

On September 23rd at approximately 12:04 a.m. officers responded to the report of a stabbing near 7th Avenue South and South Jackson Street.  Preliminary investigation indicates that a male victim was stabbed in the chest.  The victim was subsequently transported to Harborview Medical Center by SFD medics with life-threatening injuries.   

An adult male suspect is in custody.  Investigating officers also recovered a knife. 

There are no further details at this time.  This remains an active and on-going investigation.

Seattle police appear to have one person in custody after a man in his 40s was stabbed at Maynard and Jackson just after midnight.

A Seattlecrime.com tipper at the scene says there was a fight at Maynard and Jackson prior to the stabbing.