Police: Man stabbed several times on south side of Youngstown

Youngstown police confirmed the unknown person was taken to St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – A man is recovering in the hospital Sunday evening after police say he was stabbed multiple times by his brother.

The incident happened around 4 a.m. at the suspect’s apartment on Southern Boulevard.

The suspect told the Youngstown Police Department that he was sleeping when an unknown person came into his room with a gun.

The suspect then grabbed a knife from the kitchen and started to stab the unknown person, who he later recognized as his brother.

The Youngstown Police Department has the suspect in custody.