La Center police investigate stabbing

By Emily Gillespie and Patty Hastings



A man was reportedly stabbed early Monday morning in La Center.

Police were called to 620 E. Elm Ave. at 12:06 a.m. for a reported domestic disturbance between two brothers, La Center Police Chief Marc Denney said.

Sam West, 46, was taken to PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center with a stab wound. He told police he accidentally fell on a knife.

The La Center Police Department is still investigating whether his brother, Joe West, 53, was involved. So far, police haven’t made any arrests.