Stabbing Saturday night; arrest made

Press release from the Vandalia Police Department this morning:
On 08/16/2020 at 12:16 a.m. Vandalia Police took a report of a male subject that had been stabbed. Officers responded to the 400 block of Gallatin St and found a 26 year old male laying in the street with multiple stab wounds. The victim was transported to Fayette County Hospital and then later transported to another medical facility. Officers established a suspect by the name of Van W. Klaus age 19 of Vandalia. Officers located Klaus and he was transported to Fayette County Hospital for minor injuries. Klaus was released from the Fayette County Hospital and transported to the Fayette County Jail on initial charges of attempted murder. The case remains under investigation.

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