ENID, Okla. — Enid police have arrested a suspect in connection to an early morning stabbing Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, in the area of 17th and Park.

Responding to a 4:59 a.m. call, officers found a 31-year-old man, with stab wounds to the head, right arm and right foot, inside a car parked in an alleyway. A 30-year-old woman also was at the scene, police said.

The woman told police she and the victim had driven to the area to buy marijuana, according to Enid police. When they stopped, somebody attacked the man, stole the woman's purse and fled the scene, she told police.

The man was taken by ambulance to St. Mary's Regional Medical Center, where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries and discharged, police said.

During the investigation, police spoke to a man with a bleeding cut on his hand, later identified as Cameron Ross, 32. Ross was arrested on complaints of assault with a deadly weapon and robbery and taken to Garfield County Detention Facility, according to EPD.

Officers served a search warrant and found a knife, bloody clothing and the stolen purse, all at Ross's residence, 507 S. 16th, the department reported.

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Willetts is education and city reporter for the Enid News & Eagle.
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