Jul 05, 2023

SW Kansas man jailed after violent knife fight

Posted Jul 05, 2023 1:00 AM
Mehammed photo Finney Co.
Mehammed photo Finney Co.

FINNEY COUNTY —Law enforcement authorities are investigating a violent knife fight and have made an arrest.

On Sunday, police were dispatched to report of a fight in the 300 block of College Drive in Garden City, according to a media release.

When Officers arrived, they found a 36-year-old man had been stabbed and beaten. Through the investigation, 44-year-old Jemie Mehammed was identified as the suspect. Police took him into custody.

EMS transported the victim to St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City. He was later flown to Colorado for treatment due to the extent of his injuries.

Mehammed remains in the the Finney County Jail on requested charges of Attempted Second-Degree Murder and Aggravated Battery.