Man arrested, accused of stabbing Walgreens employee in Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Police are investigating the stabbing of a Walgreens employee Saturday afternoon in Virginia Beach.

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26-year-old Khalil Dashun Fleet, (Courtesy: VBPD)

According to police, the incident occurred around 2 p.m. at the Walgreens located near the intersection of Indian River Road and Kempsville Road. Police say two people were taken to a local hospital for treatment. One is being treated for stab wounds, while the other was assaulted.

After further investigation, police located a man fitting the description of the suspect provided by witnesses. The man, identified as 26-year-old Chesapeake resident Khalil Dashun Fleet, was then taken into custody.

Fleet has been charged with aggravated malicious wounding and felonious assault. Authorities say they are not looking for any additional suspects.

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