Billings police were investigating a stabbing early Tuesday morning at a hotel.
Police said in a tweet that a 42-year-old man was stabbed at the Howard Johnson Inn at 1345 Mullowney Lane at about 6:10 a.m. He was taken to a hospital in stable condition.
A 38-year-old male suspect was identified but not immediately located, the department said.
"No further threat expected," the tweet states.
Billings Police Lt. Brandon Wooley told Q2 this was not a random act of violence.
The victim and suspect know each other, and there is no further threat, he said.
Wooley says the 38-year-old suspect, is identified but has not been apprehended.
No word on the victim’s condition.
19-70687 At Approximately 610 a.m. BPD responded to a stabbing at the Howard Johnson Inn at 1345 Mullowney Lane. 42 year old male victim transported to hospital in stable condition. 38 year old male suspect identified but not located, no further threat expected.
— BillingsPD (@BillingsPD) September 24, 2019