Tulsa Police Arrest Suspect In Cove Apartments Stabbing

Saturday, July 21st 2018, 10:17 pm
By: News On 6

Tulsa Police have arrested a suspect they say stabbed a man at the Cove Apartments Near 11th & memorial.

The victim told officers when he tried to get Leon Davis to leave his apartment, the man stabbed him in the gut. Davis called into police a few minutes after officers arrived on the scene and said he used the knife in self-defense. Officers detained Davis and he interviewed by detectives.

According to police, the evidence does not support the self-defense claim and Davis has been arrested for Assault with a Deadly Weapon.

Police say that while serious the victim's wounds do not seem life-threatening.