Alcohol may have fueled stabbing


CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) — Police responded to a stabbing in campustown. It happened around 3:45 pm Friday outside McDonald’s on Green Street.

The victim was taken to the hospital and is expected to be ok. Soon after, police arrested 66-year-old Jerry Webb on charges of aggravated battery.

Officials on scene think the stabbing was preceded by a fight caused by people who may have been drunk.

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