Police arrest suspect accused of stabbing elderly man at Woodland Hills Mall

TULSA, Okla. — TPD officers say they were responded to a stabbing at the Dillard’s store at Woodland Hills Mall around 3:18 p.m. Monday.

The say the victim, a 71 year old man, was shopping inside the store. The victim saw an unknown man shoplifting and confronted him. The suspect pulled out a knife and stabbed the victim once in the upper body.

The victim was transported to a local hospital in stable condition after surgery.

The suspect left the area running north from the mall.

TPD says they arrested 19 year-old David Alvarado and booked him for assault and battery with a deadly weapon.

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Posted by Tulsa Police Department on Tuesday, April 27, 2021