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Suspect Reportedly Stabs Himself as Wheeling Police Serve Warrant

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One man was recovering on Tuesday after reportedly stabbing himself as Wheeling Police attempted to serve a warrant.

According to Wheeling Police, they were serving a warrant on Glenhite Avenue on Monday evening, and when officers made contact with the suspect, he immediately fled into another room in the residence and armed himself with a knife. Officers said he then started committing a series of self-inflicted wounds. Officers said they were able to stop the suspect.

The Wheeling Fire Department also arrived on the scene and transported the man to an area hospital where he immediately underwent surgery.
As of Tuesday evening, there were no updates on his condition.


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