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Downtown Wichita stabbing victim identified

Downtown Wichita stabbing victim identified

By Marc LaVoie. CREATED Apr 15, 2014

Police have released the name of a man who was stabbed around Naftzger Park in downtown Wichita.

A man was near the 200 block of South St. Francis at about 9 p.m. Monday when 39-year-old Charles Stoneman approached him and asked for help. Stoneman was bleeding badly.

Police officers interviewed several witnesses and arrested a 22-year-old man. He was booked into jail on suspicion of aggravated battery.

Stoneman was admitted to a hospital for a puncture wound to the liver.