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Great Falls stabbing suspect in custody; victim in stable condition

Police searching for stabbing suspect in Great Falls
Chowen Springs Park
Posted at 4:28 PM, Sep 02, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-05 12:11:25-04

Police are looking for a teen in the area of Chowen Springs Park in Great Falls after a stabbing occurred in the park on Friday, September 2, 2022.

The GFPD said that at about 2 p.m., patrol officers and school resource officers responded to the park at 801 17th Street South for a report of a fight involving several juveniles.

One juvenile was stabbed and taken to a hospital.

The victim is in stable condition, with injuries that are not life-threatening.

The suspect is a 15-year male and is wearing black shorts. The GFPD says that although he has not been found, he has been identified and charges are pending.

Great Falls Public Schools superintendent Tom Moore has been informed of the incident, and said the suspect will not be allowed at Great Falls High School pending a review of the situation.

No other details have been released at this point. We will update you if we get more information.

(UPDATE, 5:25 pm) The GFPD says the suspect is now in custody. The name of the person has not been released.


Chowen Springs Park
Chowen Springs Park