Man Arrested Following Stabbing in Grants Pass
GRANTS PASS, Ore. —
A man was transported to Three Rivers Medical Center to receive treatment following a stabbing incident on Wednesday night outside of downtown Grants Pass.
Grants Pass Public Safety arrested Kevin Coussens after officers discovered 41-year-old David Cole had been stabbed shortly after 5 p.m.
Officers responded to the 300 block of SW Burgess Street to find Cole on the ground with stab wounds.
After an investigation, officers determines that Cole and Coussens had a verbal altercation and then Cole was stabbed.
Coussens has been booked in the Josephine County Jail on charges of assault and unlawful use of a weapon.
The incident remains under investigation.
If you have any information on this matter, please contact Grants Pass Department of Public Safety at 541-450-6260.