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1 arrested after stabbing outside Sports & Spirits bar

Posted at 6:57 AM, Feb 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-27 09:57:19-05

One person is in custody following a stabbing outside a bar in Southwest Bakersfield on Tuesday morning. 

According to the Bakersfield Police Department, just before 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, two men were found with injuries after a fight outside Sports & Spirits in the area of Ming Avenue and Ashe. 

Police say the two were involved in a disturbance inside the bar then were escorted outside. After going outside, a fight broke out and at least one person was stabbed. 

One person suffered only minor injuries and the second suffered moderate injuries. Both were taken to a hospital for treatment.