Police Investigating State Fair Stabbing

(Springfield, IL) — The state police are stepping up patrols at the Illinois State Fairgrounds after a stabbing incident Thursday night left three teens injured. Police say the stabbing was part of a fight involving a number of teens shortly after eleven Thursday night near the Illinois Fire Museum. The injuries were not life-threatening, but the incident means several police departments are coordinating efforts to increase patrols at the fairgrounds, especially during the evening hours.