A man is in custody after a stabbing and standoff in Newton overnight.
It happened in the 100 block of Lakeview Drive around 3:30 a.m. Saturday. Police said a man stabbed another man in the stomach, then barricaded himself inside a home.
The victim was taken to a Wichita hospital for treatment.
The standoff ended about three hours later after a SWAT team deployed tear gas, and arrested the suspect. He was booked into the Harvey County jail on multiple charges, including aggravated battery.