Man Stabbed with Pliers in Public Square
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CLEVELAND — A Cleveland man faces charges after police say he asked another man for a cigarette, then robbed and stabbed him in the neck with a pair of pliers Friday night.
The 40-year-old suspect is awaiting charges in the incident, which happened in Public Square around 11:40 p.m.
Cleveland police found the victim with a puncture wound to the neck, and he was taken to the hospital for treatment.
Police found the suspect in the area and placed him under arrest.
They also recovered a pair of needle nose pliers they believe were used in the alleged robbery.