At about 6:30 pm this evening Sandy Police Officers assigned to patrol Estacada were sent to a stabbing that had just occurred in the 700 block of North Broadway Street in Estacada. They found a 22 year old man suffering from at least one stab wound to the abdomen. The suspect fled in a vehicle before police arrived, but that vehicle was found a few miles away in the 28300 block of SE Eagle Creek Road.
The suspect, a 17 year old male, fled the car upon seeing police but was found a short time later. He is now in custody and is being interviewed. The victim is being taken by Life Flight to OHSU and his current condition is unknown. Many witnesses to the stabbing are also providing their accounts of what happened.