Alton Police expect to file charges soon in connection with a reported stabbing that took place Saturday afternoon in Upper Alton. The victim is an Alton man in his late 40's. The injuries are not considered to be life threatening anymore, but were at the time of the attack.
The incident took place after 1pm Saturday in the 2000 block of Main Street. Alton Police Chief of Detectives Lt. Scott Golike says this was not a random act of violence:
No arrests have been made so far in connection with the incident.