Sep 15, 2014 12:13 PM by News Staff
An off-the-clock bouncer at Riley's bar and grill is recovering Monday after he was stabbed while trying to break up a fight Sunday night.
The suspect, Anthony Puthuff, was thrown out of the bar and then reportedly got into a fight with another man.
When the fight broke out an off-duty bouncer attempted to break up the fight, but the suspect pulled out a knife and stabbed him.
Witnesses chased after the suspect and tackled him at 2nd and Ivy. Police arrived and tased Puthuff, who was then transported to Enloe Medical Center. Puthuff has been charged with felony assault with a deadly weapon.
The condition of the victim is unknown, but police say he was alert and talking when he was loaded into the ambulance.