Man says he stabbed himself because he didn’t want to go to work
The Denver Post
A 29-year-old man who claimed he was attacked and stabbed by three people – skinheads or Hispanic males – confessed Monday night that he stabbed himself because he didn’t want to go to work, Edgewater Police said today.
The man, Aaron Siebers, walked into his employer, the Blockbuster Video store at 1921 Sheridan about 6:30 p.m. Monday, and reported the attack. He said the trio was dressed in black.
Siebers, of Denver, had a deep stab wound to the lower leg plus several superficial knife wounds, according to Steve Davis, spokesman for the Edgewater Police Department.
Five police agencies responded to the scene. In addition to Edgewater police, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department, Mountain View Police, Lakeside Police and Lakewood Police Department officers set up a large perimeter and began a manhunt for the suspects.
K-9 units were brought into search for the perpetrators.
Siebers was taken to Saint Anthony’s Hospital where he was treated. He received numerous stitches to close the leg wound, said Davis.
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