A 49 year old Lake Nebagamon man is in custody after a stabbing incident this morning.
Douglas County 911 received a call at 5:03 am from a man stating he was bleeding to death. The connection was lost before further information was obtained. At 5:13am a call was received from a third party who directed officers to an address on Wangerin Rd in Lake Nebagamon where the caller stated a party was bleeding to death and a named suspect cut his throat.
Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded with Gold Cross Ambulance and Lake Nebagamon first responders. Deputies located a 47 year old Duluth man bleeding and crawling in the driveway. He was transported to a Duluth hospital where his condition is unknown at this time. He was able to be interviewed to determine what had happened.
Deputies secured the scene and obtained a search warrant for the residence. The suspect had fled in a vehicle prior to their arrival. The suspect was later taken into custody nearby at 11:16am.
No further information is available at this time and the incident remains under investigation by the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.