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Stabbing was self-inflicted; police apply tourniquet


Last updated 12/16/2021 at 11:18am

Edmonds police officers applied a tourniquet to an injured man who they say stabbed himself in the leg Thursday, Dec. 9. He was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. The incident occurred in the Chase Lake neighborhood near 217th Street SW and 84th Avenue W.

“After further interviews and investigation by detectives, we have determined there was no other person involved in (the) incident, and there is no ongoing community safety threat,” said Acting Assistant Police Chief Josh McClure.

“The person injured was in crisis at the time of the incident.”

Detectives will continue t...

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