Man robbed at Public Square, stabbed in the neck - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Man robbed at Public Square, stabbed in the neck

Cleveland Police were called to Public Square at W. 3rd and Superior around 11:40 p.m. Friday night for an aggravated robbery.

Once on scene officers located the victim, who had been stabbed in the neck with a metal object.  EMS took the man to MetroHealth Medical Center to be treated for his injury.

Officers spoke with the victim who said the suspect approached him and asked for a cigarette, then produced a metal object and stabbed him.

The suspect, identified as Won Banks, 40 of Cleveland, was located and taken into custody.  Officers also located a pair of needle nose pliers and took them as evidence.

Banks is in jail awaiting charges.

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