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One in critical condition, suspect in custody after stabbing in Salt Lake City

Posted at 1:12 PM, Oct 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-08 21:02:01-04

SALT LAKE CITY -- A suspect is in custody after a stabbing left one person in critical condition in Salt Lake City Monday.

Salt Lake City Police responded to the area of 1800 Kimberly Circle on a report of a stabbing, and Fox 13 News first heard report of the incident shortly after 11 a.m.

Police at the scene said one victim was taken to a hospital in critical condition.

The suspect, later identified as Marcus Mclain, 53, barricaded himself inside of a nearby home but was taken into custody after police broke out a window to gain entry to the residence.

Mclain was booked into Salt Lake County Jail for attempted homicide, the Salt Lake City Police Department said in a tweet.

The parties involved have not yet been identified. Fox 13 News will update this story as more details emerge.