Okaloosa County Sheriff's Deputies investigating stabbings

Okaloosa County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating two unrelated stabbings. (MGN Image)

OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Deputies are investigating two not related stabbings that sent two people to the hospital.

Deputies say Sunday night, a 16 year-old was taken to a local hospital by his mother with a stab wound to his abdomen. The victim asked his mother to pick him up around 8 p.m. near Lovejoy Road. Doctors say the wound is not life threatening.

On Friday, another stabbing happened in near Crestview. The 23 year-old victim says he went to a home on Chambray Road to pick up a friend when he got into an argument with another man. He told deputies as he was walking away, the man stabbed him in the back. He was taken to a local hospital with injuries.

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