Stabbing Suspect Charged; Victim Recovering

By ED POLLI

For the News-Register

One man is recovering in an unspecified hospital after he was stabbed in Shadyside early Sunday.

According to reports, Shadyside Police received a call just after 3 a.m about a stabbing on Lincoln Avenue.

When police arrived, they found the victim with stab wounds to hs stomach and back.

The victim, identified Joseph Lombardi as the man who stabbed him.

Lombardi, 29, was taken into custody a few hours after the incident.

He is being held in the Belmont County Jail on a charge of felonious assault.

His bond was set at $15,000.

His address at the jail is listed as 23220 1/2 W. 23rd. St., Bellaire.

Shadyside Police said the victim sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

He was transported to a hospital by the OR&W Emergency Squad.