Brother Holds Downs Offender After Man Stabbed by Home Invader Near Buffalo Grove Rd and Short Aptakisic, Wheeling

Wheeling police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 3:30 AM Saturday to a report of a stabbing in the 700 block of North Buffalo Grove Road. Police responded to a report that a man broke into a house near Buffalo Grove Road and Short Aptakisic Road and stabbed another man. The stabbed man’s brother went outside and held down the offenders.

Police arrived immediately and reported they had one alleged offender in custody.

Wheeling firefighter/paramedics responded and transported the stabbing victim to a local hospital.

Police were looking for a second offender in the area. Arlington Heights Police Department sent a K-9 unit to track for a second offender in the area.

One adult male was transported in custody to Wheeling Police Department Headquarters. Wheeling police are investigating.

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