Sarasota man arrested for assault and stabbing – CBS Tampa

SARASOTA, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – A Sarasota man is being charged after an assault and stabbing on Friday, March 11.

Arron Kvamme, 32, of Sarasota, faces Aggravated Battery with a deadly weapon and simple assault charges after Friday afternoon’s incident.

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According to reports, Sarasota police officers responded to a report of a stabbing on Friday, March 11, at the intersection of State Street and Lemon Avenue. Officers discovered that Kvamme had stabbed a victim, an adult man, in the abdomen for no apparent reason. Officers assume the attack was unprovoked. The victim was taken to Sarasota Memorial Hospital and suffered serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.

Kvamme was later arrested in the 300 block of South Orange Avenue, Sarasota.

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During the investigation, Sarasota police officers discovered that Kvamme had assaulted a worker in the 1500 block of State Street, Sarasota, before the stabbing happened.

Kvamme is being held in Sarasota County Jail on a $500,000 bond.

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