Police arrest juvenile in assault at Veterans Park

The victim appeared to have cuts from a shard of glass

  • (Photo: Arlington Parks and Recreation Department)
    (Photo: Arlington Parks and Recreation Department)
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Arlington police arrested a juvenile suspect for a stabbing that occurred Wednesday afternoon at Veterans Park.

At approximately 4:47 p.m. Wednesday, police officers responded to a call about a woman with cut  wounds at Veterans Park from an edged weapon, which they deemed could have been a piece a glass.

Investigators combed the area immediately and located a juvenile suspect. It was determined that the suspect may have been suffering from mental health issues.

The suspect was taken into custody and transported to a mental health facility. Upon release, a spokesman for the Arlington police said the suspect will be transported to the Tarrant County Juvenile Detention Center for a charge of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.

The victim continues to receive treatments for her injuries.