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Stabbing Investigation Results In Arrest Of Estherville Man

Tue 5-5-2020

(Estherville)-- An investigation into a stabbing Monday in Estherville resulted in the arrest of an Estherville man.

Estherville police say they were called shortly before 10:30 pm Monday after getting a report of a fight at a residence at 15 1st Avenue South.

Upon investigating police learned three men that were in the apartment got into an argument and that two of them started fighting. They say one of the men was cut with a pocket knife during the altercation.

The suspect, 49-year-old Pedro Cesar Orsonio of Estherville, was arrested and charged with willful injury. 

A news release didn't mention the extent of the injuries sustained by the man who was cut.