Man Recovering After Being Stabbed in Midland

Man Recovering After Being Stabbed in Midland

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND – One man is recovering following a weekend stabbing in Midland.

The stabbing happened around 5 p.m. Sunday afternoon at Riley's on Wall Street.

We're told 32-year-old Sean Howell was stabbed in the abdomen and in the back.

Howell was transported to Midland Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

We're told the suspect, who has been identified as 38-year-old Juan Manuel Taster, left the scene in a black 2008 Trailblazer but was later located.

Officials are continuing to investigate the case.