Man arrested for stabbing, fight at Dixon bar

DIXON (WREX) – A man is arrested after a stabbing at a Dixon bar, early Saturday morning.

Dixon Police say officers responded to a fight involving several people on the patio of Drifter’s Saloon on South Galena Avenue.

When officers arrived, they learned about a fight on the patio in which officers say two men were stabbed multiple times.

The two men were taken to KSB Hospital for treatment of their injuries.

Police identified 29-year-old Balal Abdelhadi of Dixon as the suspect involved in the stabbing.

Dixon Police arrested Abdelhadi during a traffic stop. He’s being held on a $200,000 bond at the Lee County Jail.

Taylor Utzig

Taylor Utzig

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