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UPDATE: Man stabbed in downtown Sandusky

Shawn Foucher • Aug 27, 2014 at 2:38 PM

UPDATE 2:28 p.m. — Joseph Moffitt, 31, of Monroeville, and Dustin Ramsey, 31, of Sandusky, are held at the Erie County Jail on $20,000 bonds for allegedly stabbing a man multiple times during a fight early Saturday morning.

Sandusky police arrested Moffitt and Ramsey at the scene, when witnesses pointed them out to police near the intersection of Water Street and Columbus Avenue.

Police said they attacked Jason Dendy, 32, who was flown by medical helicopter to Cleveland MetroHealth Medical Center, where he remained Saturday afternoon.

Moffitt and Ramsey are both charged with disorderly conduct fighting and complicity to felonious assault. Ramsey also is charged with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

ORIGINAL POST 2:20 a.m. — A man suffered at least two stab wounds to the abdomen Saturday morning in a brawl on Columbus Avenue downtown, Sandusky police said.

The victim's name was not immediately available. He was taken by ambulance to Firelands Regional Medical Center, and his condition was unknown.

Officers and firefighters were called to the area near Water Street and Columbus Avenue at about 1:45 a.m. 

Police said they have one person of interest in custody and they've also talked to a number of people who may have witnessed the attack. Officers bagged a few pieces of bloodied clothing found near the curbside, then cleared the scene about 45 minutes later. Additional details were not immediately available.

Check back later today for updates.

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