Police ID suspect in east-side stabbing

Published: Apr. 1, 2015 at 6:49 PM MST|Updated: Apr. 15, 2015 at 2:49 PM MST
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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Police arrested a man on Wednesday in connection with a stabbing incident on Tucson's east side.

According to police, an adult male was stabbed at an apartment complex in the 8100 block of East Speedway Boulevard, just east of North Pantano Road.

Police arrested Edward McCarty, 21, on first degree burglary and aggravated assault charges.

The victim was taken to the hospital with what was originally reported as life-threatening injuries. The victim is now recovering from serious injuries at the hospital and is expected to survive.

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