Crystal City man arrested in stabbing incident over bathroom dispute at bar

A man in his 30s died after being stabbed early today (Nov. 24), and another man in his 30s is in custody in the case, Crystal City Police Chief Chad Helms reported this afternoon.

Helms said he could release few details because police are in early stages of the investigation, but he confirmed that a man died in the incident.

“It’s been ruled a homicide,” Helms said. “We have a suspect in custody.”

He said his department received a call about 4 a.m. about the incident at the Colonial House, 26 Mississippi Ave. Officers learned a man had been stabbed.