Man stabbed on Reed Street

By JB Clark/NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – A man was stabbed multiple times Monday night on the 1500 block of Reed Street.
Tupelo Police Capt. Rusty Haynes said the stabbing happened around 7:30 p.m. and the victim was transported to the North MIssissippi Medical Center.
Haynes said he had to undergo minor surgery but the knife wounds, while serious, did not appear life threatening at the time.
Police have identified and are currently pursuing a strong suspect. Haynes said they will update the story once the suspect has been apprehended.