Four Men Stabbed 20 Minutes Apart on H Street in D.C.

UPDATED: May 24, 2014 2:26 p.m.

LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — Four men were stabbed just twenty minutes apart in the same area of D.C. in the early hours of Saturday morning, police say.

The first call came in around 2:20 a.m. in the 1300 block of H Street, Northeast. According to police, two men were stabbed in the upper abdomen.

Those men are listed in stable condition.

Just twenty minutes later, two other men were stabbed in the 1100 block of H Street.

One man was stabbed in the temple and is in serious condition. The other man suffered cuts to the face and is also in stable condition.

A suspect is in custody for the second stabbing in the 1100 block. Police believe the two incidents are linked but the suspect in custody may not be responsible for the stabbing in the 1300 block.

Police say they believe both incidents may have stemmed from a bar fight.

The suspect in the stabbing on the 1300 block is described as a black male, 6 foot 2 inches tall with a large build wearing a light blue polo shirt and blue jeans with a bald head.

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