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New Year’s Day stabbing in Eau Claire

One person is in custody following a stabbing in Eau Claire early Friday morning
One person is in custody following a stabbing in Eau Claire early Friday morning(WEAU)
Published: Jan. 1, 2021 at 5:52 PM CST
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EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -

One man is in custody and another is injured after a stabbing in Eau Claire on New Year’s Day.

The Eau Claire Police Department says the incident resulted from a fight and happened this morning just after four outside the Brickhouse Pub and Grub on Birch Street.

According to the investigation, one man was stabbed and taken to the hospital.

Officers were able to locate another man involved nearby.

Police say the victim is expected to survive and there is no danger to the public.

Authorities are continuing to investigate the incident-- anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Lieutenant Ryan Dahlgren at 715-839-8682 or ryan.dahlgren@eauclairewi.gov

The police department says more information will be available next week.

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