Man stabs victim in chest and back, steals his wallet, police say

Updated: Sep. 15, 2023 at 5:44 PM CDT
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Memphis Police Department has arrested and charged a man they say stabbed his victim and stole their wallet and phone.

On September 12, police responded to a call regarding a disturbance on Washington Street.

When police arrived, they discovered that the victim had suffered wounds from a stabbing.

According to officers, the victim was stabbed in the back and chest by Isaiah Gardner, the suspect.

Gardner attacked the victim with a knife and then stole the victim’s wallet and phone.

After a brief pursuit, Gardner was taken into police custody and is now facing charges for aggravated assault, attempted murder, and robbery.

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