On Wednesday May 16th, at 9:51 PM Medford Police responded to a reported stabbing after receiving a 911 call from the 700 Block of Tawn Cheree. Upon arrival officers contacted a twenty year old male who had a visible stab wound to his upper left chest. Medford Police Officers administered first aid to the subject prior to him being transported to a local hospital by Mercy Ambulance.
Officers were able to determine the incident had occurred approximately forty-five minutes prior to receiving the 911 call. Through the investigation officers determined the incident occurred in a parking lot behind a business in the 200 block of West 6th Street, in downtown Medford. A Medford Police Detective was called out to assist with the investigation.
At this time Detectives believe the stabbing victim and his friend were involved in a physical altercation with three other subjects. Detectives are still attempting to identify all of the involved subjects and corroborate information received at this point. No arrests have been made and the stabbing victim remains hospitalized in stable condition.
The investigation is ongoing at this time. Anyone with information pertaining to this investigation is asked to contact the Medford Police Department Criminal Investigation Division at (541) 774-2230.