PEORIA (WEEK) — Police have arrested a suspect connected with a stabbing in Peoria Sunday morning.
Treyquan Massey, 21, was arrested on multiple charges including aggravated battery, aggravated domestic battery and resisting arrest.
Officers responded to the 1700 block of North Great Oak Road around 7:00 a.m. regarding the victim of a stabbing.
Upon arrival, officers found a female victim with a stab wound to the torso.
The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Officers gathered suspect information and found Massey armed with knives near the intersection of Sterling and Nebraska.
They attempted to negotiate with the Massey to drop the weapons, but he left and began heading toward Newman Golf Course on West Nebraska Avenue.
Officers warned nearby patrons to move to a safe location while they pursued Massey.
Police say Massey continued to disobey commands, and out of concern for safety of bystanders, non-lethal measures were taken to stop him and take him into custody.
Police say Massey suffered no serious apparent injuries, but he was taken to a local hospital for evaluation and later transported to Peoria County Jail.
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