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Crime Insider: Officers apprehend Petersburg gas station stabbing suspect

Posted at 10:34 PM, Sep 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-15 23:25:47-04

PETERSBURG, Va. – Authorities said a suspect is in custody after a man was stabbed at a Petersburg gas station Sunday night.

It happened at the Shell station in the 1900 block of South Sycamore Street in Petersburg.

Officers said the victim is expected to recover.

A suspect is in custody, according to police.

Crime Insider sources told Jon Burkett that officers stopped the suspect at gunpoint before he could flee.

If you have information that could help detectives, call Petersburg/Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212 or text the keyword pdcash followed by the tip and send to 274637.