UPDATE: Arrest in Public Beach stabbing

Update: Police Friday said they arrested a 26-year-old George Town man in connection with the stabbing.

Original story: A 21-year-old man remained in hospital Thursday after being stabbed in the early hours of Wednesday morning in the parking lot near Seven Mile Public Beach.

Police said the man showed up at the Cayman Islands Hospital just before 2 a.m. Wednesday.

In a statement released Thursday, police said the assailant was known to a person in the victim’s company, but not to the victim himself.

Police said the man was in stable condition.

Anyone with information can call West Bay police station or make an anonymous call to Crime Stoppers at 800-8477.