Police name suspect in Warren stabbing

The stabbing happened Thursday night in the 100 block of Porter Street NE in Warren

Warren police are looking for stabbing suspect Shaw Flowers.


WARREN, Ohio (WYTV) – Warren police are looking for a man wanted in connection with a stabbing Thursday night.

According to a 911 call, 52-year-old Shawn Troy Flowers was trying to stab his pregnant daughter when he stabbed 27-year-old Christian Lampkin.

Flowers’ daughter was not injured but Lampkin suffered a minor injury.

The stabbing happened around 7:30 p.m. in the 100 block of Porter Street NE, near the Job and Family Services office.

Police are still looking for Flowers. Anyone with information can call Warren police at (330) 394-2521.

Police say Flowers is armed and dangerous and has a history of violence.

Editor’s note: A previous version of this story said a woman was stabbed. It was a man who was stabbed. WYTV regrets the error.