COLUMBIA (WACH) â?? The Columbia Police Department says one of the men wanted in connection with a stabbing in Five Points over the weekend turned himself in Monday afternoon.
38-year old Steward Randall Ard is charged with Two Counts of Second Degree Assault and Battery by Mob and Two Counts of First Degree Assault. Ard is accused of stabbing two men who work at Group Therapy located at 2107 Green Street shortly before 1:00 a.m. on Saturday.
Police believe Ard stabbed the victims after he and another suspect were asked to leave the business because of behavior they displayed inside. The victims injuries are said to be non-life threatening.
Ard is described as the tall, slender white male as seen in the surveillance pictures that CPD released following the incident.
CPD Investigators have additional warrants pending in connection with the case. If you have any information that could help police with this case, youâ??re asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-Crime SC.