Deputies: Man fired stabs supervisor

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Richland County sheriff's deputies responded to a commercial construction site on Langford Road in Blythewood around 7:50 a.m. Thursday morning after getting a call that a man had been stabbed.  

Deputies say when they arrived at the site, they found that 20-year-old Uril Ruiz, who had just been fired from his job at the construction site, stabbed his supervisor after a verbal altercation escalated to a physical one.

The man who was stabbed was transported to Providence Northeast Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Ruiz was arrested will be taken to the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center.

Ruiz is being charged with assault and battery.

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