Officers investigating a stabbing in Smithfield

Police are investigating a stabbing in Smithfield that occurred Thursday afternoon, at a home near 160 South 380 East.

Multiple law enforcement agencies and paramedics were called to the scene on report of a man who was stabbed with a paring knife. The suspect was approximately 25-years-old and reportedly knew the victim.

According to police radio traffic, the victim was stabbed in the neck. He reportedly had serious bleeding and was unconscious. Paramedics treated and transported him to Cache Valley Hospital.

The suspect was reportedly taken into custody for questioning.

Officers have not released the identities. The Smithfield City Police Department is leading the investigation.

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