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Chubbuck police investigating reported stabbing

May 1, 2019

CHUBBUCK — Chubbuck police are investigating a reported stabbing.

They say an adult male, whose name was not released, was transported via ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello after he sustained an injury to his midsection on Tuesday afternoon. The wound did not appear to be life threatening.

The incident was initially reported as a stabbing, but police say they are still trying to determine exactly what caused the man’s injury. They are hoping the public can help.

They are asking anyone with information about the incident, which occurred in the area of Poleline Road east of Yellowstone around 12:30 p.m., to contact them.

“Our Investigators are currently conducting follow up, and would like to speak to anyone in the area that may have possibly seen anything related to this subject being injured,” according to a news release. “They are encouraged to call 208-237-7172.”

As of Tuesday evening, police did not believe there was any threat to public safety because of the incident.