Stabbing scene

The scene outside of The Cave Bar and Grille Thursday night following an incident where troopers say two individuals were transported to the hospital with stab wounds and lacerations.

Two individuals were transported to Fairbanks Memorial Hospital following an altercation in the parking lot at The Cave Bar and Grille Thursday night. Police and medical personnel were dispatched to the restaurant shortly after 11 p.m. for the report of two individuals that had been stabbed.

Troopers say that what appears to have been a fight between multiple individuals escalated into a stabbing. One individual was reported to have multiple stab wounds and one individual had lacerations on their arms. Both were transported to the hospital. Their condition is unknown.

Troopers say a suspect has been identified and the investigation is ongoing.

This story will be updated when more information is available.

Michael Paschall is the publisher of the Delta Wind and covers general news topics. He can be reached at