Individual stabbed Friday morning in Downtown Duluth

An individual was taken to a Duluth hospital after being stabbed in Downtown Duluth early Friday morning.

The Duluth Police report they were dispatched to the 600 block of W Superior St. just after 7:30 a.m. for a report of a stabbing.

Officers then located an individual who was hurt and transported them to a local hospital for injuries sustained from a stab wound.

The victim is in stable but critical condition.

49-year-old Duluth resident Thomas Orth was arrested on pending charges of 1st and 2nd degree assault.

This is an active investigation and we will provide more information once it is released.