Dispute between Lee’s Summit neighbors leads to one getting stabbed in leg


LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — A man was stabbed and hospitalized on Wednesday night in a neighborhood near SE 12th and SE Talonia Drive. The Lee’s Summit Police Department says that officers were called to a disturbance between neighbors in the street, and one man stabbed the other just before 6:30 p.m..

The police department said the victim had a serious injury, but is expected to live.

The suspect was arrested and remained in custody Wednesday night as investigators spoke with witnesses and gathered more details about the reported assault.