A 17-year-old Cozad boy has been arrested in connection with a stabbing that took place at a Cozad residence. Cozad Police Chief Mark Montogomery says officers were summoned to Cozad Community hospital on Friday where an 18-year-old man was being treated for stab wounds to his back and eye area. The victim, advised officers that he had been cut with a knife during an altercation with another male at a residence in the 500 block of Maple Street.
Officers went to the residence and a 17-year-old boy was taken into custody and transported to the Dawson County Jail. Chief Montgomery says the investigation into the incident continues.