The Lubbock Police Department has arrested one suspect for a stabbing which occurred Sunday night (Oct. 28th) at the South Plains Mall.

The suspect, 32-year-old Hongwei Zhang, was charged with one count of aggravated assault and booked into the Lubbock County Detention Center Monday morning.

The Lubbock Police Department says the stabbing occurred just before 6:30 p.m. in front of Bealls. A South Plains Mall spokesperson told Everything Lubbock that Zhang and another employee were involved in the altercation.

When officers arrived to the scene, officers discovered an unidentified man with a stab wound. He was immediately taken to University Medical Center by EMS with serious, but non life-threatening injuries. His identity has not been released by authorities.