Atlantic City man arrested in stabbing
Updated: May 19
An Atlantic City man was arrested days after he allegedly stabbed another man during a fight.
Bobby Barley, 57, was arrested over the weekend by Officers Val Loga and Jeffrey Hannon in the 1400 block of Memorial Avenue.
He had a knife concealed in his waistband at the time, Sgt. Kevin Fair said.
Barley is accused of cutting a man's forehead and stabbing him with a box cutter during a physical altercation just before noon Thursday, according to the report.
Barley fled the scene and the victim was taken to the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center's City Campus with non-life threatening injuries, Fair said.
An investigation led to officers identifying Barley as the suspect., and a warrant was issued for his arrest.
He was jailed on charges of aggravated assault, unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose.