Stabbing on MAX train leaves 1 wounded, 1 arrested

The victim's injuries are not believed to be life-threatening

The MAX Yellow Line was disrupted after police said a man stabbed a 19-year-old man on the train.(KOIN)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A teenager was stabbed by a man on a MAX train Tuesday afternoon in North Portland, according to police.

A November 14, 2017 booking photo of James Luckey from the Multnomah County Jail.
A November 14, 2017 booking photo of James Luckey from the Multnomah County Jail.

Portland police were called to the Denver Avenue Transit Station on N. Interstate Ave. with reports that someone had been stabbed during a fig

ht on the MAX. Detectives said the suspect approached the victim and assaulted him.

Officers provided first aid to the victim, a 19-year-old man, who was then taken to the hospital with what police believed to be a non-life-threatening injury.

Officers found and arrested the suspect, later identified as 30-year-old James Luckey, on a MAX train at the Rosa Parks Transit Station.

Luckey was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on charges of assault and unlawful use of a weapon.