Security guard stabbed in hand at (716) Food and Sport

Posted at 10:27 PM, Sep 22, 2016

Buffalo Police arrested a man Thursday night for stabbing a security guard in the hand outside of a popular downtown restaurant.

Police say the intoxicated man was being escorted outside of (716) Food and Sport when he attacked the guard.

A Buffalo Police officer on routine patrol caught the suspect nearby at the HARBORCENTER Marriott.

The security guard is expected to be okay.

In response to this incident, (716) Food and Sport released the following statement Thursday night:

There was an incident tonight at (716) Food and Sport. There were no serious injuries and the suspect is in the custody of the Buffalo Police Department. Please refer any additional inquiries to the Buffalo Police Department.