City police on Saturday arrested a man accused of stabbing another man during a fight in the parking lot outside Bowling Green Towers.
According to the Bowling Green Police Department, officers responded shortly before noon Saturday to the apartment complex at 1149 College St. after receiving reports of an assault.
Witnesses told police that Robert Lionshield and another man were involved in a verbal altercation in the parking lot that became physical.
Both men fell to the ground during the fight and witnesses later observed Lionshield run into the apartment building, BGPD said.
The victim, whose name has not been released, got up to walk away before collapsing nearby with an apparent stab wound to his torso. He was later transported to The Medical Center for treatment.
Lionshield, 53, was located in the apartment building and arrested on a count of first-degree assault.
Vehicle theft - A vehicle belonging to an electrical contractor was found abandoned early Friday, and police arrested a Bowling Green teenager suspected of having stolen it.
According to the Warren County Sheriff’s office, deputies located a suspicious vehicle about 5:21 a.m. Friday in the 300 block of Plum Springs Road.
The vehicle was registered to B&R Electrical on Kelly Road, where it was discovered that there was damage to the fence behind the building, suggesting a vehicle had been driven through the gate.
Deputies made contact at a residence on Plum Springs Road near where the vehicle was located where Justin McKinney, 18, was located.
McKinney was identified through video footage taken from the business, according to the sheriff’s office, and he was arrested on charges of theft by unlawful taking ($500 or more but less than $10,000) and second-degree criminal mischief.