Man arrested after allegedly stabbing man in neck
Published 10:18 am Friday, November 11, 2022
An Albert Lea man was arrested Wednesday night after he reportedly stabbed another man in the neck at a house on Pearl Street.
According to police, the incident appeared to be an unprovoked attack.
Dispatchers received the report at 7:50 p.m. Wednesday at 209 S. Pearl St. The injured man was taken by ambulance to Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea and later taken to a Rochester hospital. His condition is unknown.
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Police stated the suspect, Rio Acosta, 25, left the scene and was later found outside 1216 St. John Ave.
He was arrested on charges of felony second-degree assault and misdemeanor domestic assault.