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Posted on: February 27, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Police Report Stabbing In North County

(Roanoke County, VA) -- At 12:31 pm Officer's from the Roanoke County Police were dispatched to a stabbing in the 7700 block of College View Court. The 911 caller advised that a male party had been stabbed and that the male suspect was last seen running down the road. At 12:34 the first officer arrived on-scene and observed a male subject matching the suspect description.

The suspect, Alan Taylor, 31 of Roanoke County, was taken into custody shortly after being spotted. Both the victim and the suspect are related and both were transported to Roanoke Memorial Hospital for injuries sustained during the incident.

Hollins University Security staff was made aware by emergency communications staff of the incident shortly after the initial call for service. Warrants have been obtained for Alan Taylor for Felony Aggravated Malicious Wounding.
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