Two people stabbed in northern Jefferson County

HIGH RIDGE, MO – Two people were stabbed late Monday morning in High Ridge, MO. According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department, police were called around 11:35am.

A 62-year-old female stabbing victim was discovered at a scene on Meadowlark Lane. A 39-year-old male victim was located on Bush Lane. The streets are near each other. Both were taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

A 38-year-old male suspect in both stabbings was located on Meadowlark. He was arrested but has not yet been charged.

Investigators are not sure of a motive for the attacks. They say the victims and suspect were not related but they don’t know if the three knew each other some other way.