CCPD: Midnight Fight Leads to Stabbings
Cedar City, UT - Just before midnight Wednesday (9/13/23), Cedar City Police Department received a report of a fight that occurred in the 1000 W block of Brook Street (approx. 500 North) and that someone was lying in the street.
While officers were enroute, another call was received from the Cedar City Hospital in
reference to two male victims with stab injuries. Ultimately, both victims were airlifted to
St George Regional Hospital.
As officers were arriving in the area, they viewed a vehicle leaving the scene of the stabbing.
Further investigation into the vehicle led investigators to the location of a suspect.
A search warrant was served by the Iron County Metro SWAT Team, which led to one male and one female being arrested.
The motive behind the assault is still under investigation, and investigators are actively
working to gather additional information to piece together the events leading up to this
Currently the Cedar City Police believes there is no threat to the community.
This story will be updated as more information becomes available.