Hilo man charged with attempted murder after stabbing

Hilo man charged with attempted murder after stabbing
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HILO, HAWAII (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Hilo man has been charged with attempted murder after a stabbing Saturday.

Donovan Sieb, 25, was also charged with first-degree assault and is being held on $275,000 bail.

The incident happened about 8:42 p.m. on Keawe Street.

Police said the victim, a 25-year-old Hilo man, was taken to the Hilo Medical Center in serious condition after suffering a deep laceration to his neck. He was later flown to Oahu.

The stabbing happened during an altercation, though the suspect and victim do not know each other, police said.

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