Lehigh Valley

Man in custody after stabbing in Lehigh County

WHITEHALL TWP., Pa. - Police say one man is in the hospital and another is in prison after a stabbing in Whitehall Township.

It happened just before noon Sunday, at 1047 N. 6th Street.

Police say they arrived on scene to find a man suffering from a stab wound. He was taken to the hospital, but there's no word on his condition.

Police later arrested Nelson Perez, 47, of Whitehall Township. He's been charged with aggravated assault.

Nelson is being held in Lehigh County Prison on $85,000 bail.

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