Razor fight between co-workers injures 1, police investigating

KENT -- Police are investigating an alleged box cutter fight between two co-workers at a Kent industrial building.

Officers were called just before noon Thursday to Ecco Heating Products in the 20000 block of 87th Avenue South with report of a stabbing. When they arrived, they found a group of employees holding down the alleged stabber.

According to witnesses, two co-workers were involved in an altercation Thursday morning when one stabbed the other with a box cutter. Fellow employees jumped in and subdued the suspected assailant until police could arrive.

The stabbing victim was taken to the hospital by employees before emergency aid could arrive. The extent of his injuries is not yet known.

Detectives are interviewing witnesses and trying to determine what lead up the fight.

The names of the involved employees have not yet been released.

Ecco Heating Products is a privately owned heating and cooling company.