Idaho

Man jailed in overnight stabbing at Coeur d’Alene bar

Coeur d’Alene police arrested a Post Falls man in connection with a stabbing early this morning at a downtown Coeur d’Alene bar.

Jeremy Lyght, 30, was arrested a short distance from Rendezvous, 216 E. Coeur d’Alene Ave. He was booked into the Kootenai County Jail on one count of attempted first-degree murder, police Sgt. Erik Turrell said in a news release.

Police had responded to the Rendezvous for a reported stabbing about 1:40 a.m. They found a 25-year-old man with a stab wound to the left side of his neck. Medics took the victim to Kootenai Medical Center.

The victim’s identity and condition have not been released.

Police located Lyght based on a description given by witnesses to the attack.



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