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Wabash Police searching for stabbing suspect

Police in Wabash are investigating after two people were stabbed at Smitty's Bar Friday night.

Posted: Sep. 1, 2018 6:17 PM
Updated: Sep. 3, 2018 8:21 AM

WABASH, Ind. (WFFT)- Wabash Police are investigating after two people were stabbed at Smitty's Bar Friday night.

Officers responded to a disturbance at the bar around 11:20 p.m. at 10 E. Canal Street. They were told two people were hurt inside.

One person had a cut to the head and was treated at the scene. Another was stabbed near the stomach and airlifted to a Fort Wayne hospital in critical condition.

Wabash City Police are asking for the public's help finding 31-year-old Chad Jackson. He's considered a person of interest.

Jackson is a white man, 5'9 and 180 pounds, with blonde hair. If you find him, you're urged not to approach him. Anyone who knows where he might be is asked to contact police at 260-563-1111.

The incident is under investigation.

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