Police: Tavern-goer arrested after stabbing man in Ballard

SEATTLE -- A 27-year-old man was arrested Tuesday night in Crown Hill after stabbing another man in the arm, according to the Seattle Police Department.

According to police, the suspect left a tavern near Northwest 85th Street and Mary Avenue Northwest and quickly found himself in an argument with the 39-year-old victim. The suspect pulled out a knife and stabbed the victim before running off, according to police.

The victim called 911 and followed the fleeing suspect, helping officers find and arrest him.

The suspect was booked into King County Jail, and the victim was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.