Man sent to hospital, stabbed in the neck during Bloomington fight

A man was sent to Advocate BroMenn Saturday after being stabbed in the neck overnight.

Bloomington Police responded to the 300 block of East Jefferson Street after reports of a fight at approximately 3:15am.

A Sergeant with the department says during the fight, the unidentified victim was stabbed and was transported to that hospital with serious injuries.

Officers did arrest 50-year-old Elbert Hawkins in connection with the incident. Hawkins is charged with aggravated battery and use of a deadly weapon.

There’s no update yet on the victim’s condition.

Lauren Melendez

Lauren Melendez

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