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Update: Man charged in MacArthur Center stabbing incident

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Posted at 2:02 PM, Mar 18, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-18 22:13:56-04

Update:  Police say they have now charged Leedente Brown of the 3600 Blk. King Street in Portsmouth with malicious wounding after a man was stabbed in MacArthur Center on Monday. 

Norfolk, Va. - Norfolk police are investigating a stabbing at MacArthur Center where a man was stabbed following an argument over a woman.

It happened around 1 p.m. on the second floor near the Solstice Sunglasses store.

They say mall security responded to the incident within seconds.

The suspect allegedly stabbed his friend during an argument over a woman according to Norfolk police.

The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. He is expected to be OK.

The suspect was taken into custody and the woman involved is also in custody for questioning only.

NewsChannel 3 will post updates as they are available.