Man stabbed in hand, robbed in central Fresno

The Fresno BeeMay 28, 2014 

Fresno police officers escort a man (in red shirt) who was stabbed in the hand near Palm and Belmont avenues Wednesday afternoon, May 28, 2014.

JIM GUY — THE FRESNO BEE

A suspected Bulldog gang member was detained Wednesday afternoon after a man was stabbed and robbed in central Fresno.

About 1 p.m., the victim was confronted at Roosevelt and Thomas avenues. The man was stabbed in the hand, then a wallet and a cell phone was taken from him. The victim was treated by paramedics.

Police detained a man nearby and were working to establish that he was the robber.

The reporter can be reached at jguy@fresnobee.com or at (559) 441-6339 or on Twitter @jimguy27

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