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Arrest Made After Stabbing in Hazleton

HAZLETON, Pa. — A stabbing in Hazleton has one person in critical condition and another behind bars. Police believe Marlin Batista, 43, stabbed a man, 23,...

HAZLETON, Pa. -- A stabbing in Hazleton has one person in critical condition and another behind bars.

Police believe Marlin Batista, 43, stabbed a man, 23, outside of a home on Locust Street around 9 a.m. Friday.

Batista is facing aggravated assault charges.

Investigators say the victim was transferred to a trauma center after the stabbing in Luzerne County.