GARY | A Gary man allegedly stabbed an another man Tuesday for calling him a name, police said.
A 50-year-old Gary man was approached about 11 p.m. by a man he knew in the 1500 block of Fillmore Street, Gary police Cpl. Gabrielle King said. The man approaching allegedly was mad the other man called him a name and stabbed him in the neck with a pocket knife, King said.
He called police and was treated at Methodist Hospitals Northlake Campus in Gary.