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Police have arrested a man for threatening people with a knife and stabbing another man in the head.

APD Spokesperson Jennifer Castro says the stabbing suspect has been identified as 21-year-old Rudy Thomas Jr.

Police received the call at 8:52 Tuesday night, reporting a man brandishing a knife in the downtown area near the Westmark Hotel. Police say he was threatening several people with the knife.

The suspect was found near the 400 block of G Street and taken into custody.

According to a release by APD spokesperson Jennifer Castro, police then discovered a man with a stab wound to the head. Castro described the wounds as non-life threatening.

Castro says Thomas faces one charge of assault in the second degree, and seven counts of assault in the third degree.