James Brian Landwehr

James Brian Landwehr

ROCK SPRINGS — A Rock Springs man is in custody following a stabbing early Saturday morning during a fight in the parking lot near the C Store on Elk Street.

James Brian Landwehr, 55, of Rock Springs was arrested Oct. 24 for allegedly stabbing a man. He is charged with aggravated assault and battery with a deadly weapon.

The stabbing was reported to the Rock Springs Police Department after a fight ensued in the parking lot. A 29-year-old male was treated for a stab wound in his abdomen and later released from the Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County.

Landwehr remains in custody at the Sweetwater Detention Center. His bond has been set at $70,000 cash or surety.

Police said the investigation is ongoing.

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