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Warped Tour stabbing

Wed, August 2, 2000 4:43 PM PT2,149 views

There was a bit of violence at the Warped Tour date in West Palm Beach, Florida last weekend. A 24 year-old concertgoer was stabbed in the chest during a mosh pit dispute. The incident occured during the set of punk band, NOFX, when a man allegedly confronted Jacob Staley and his friends, asking "What the f--k are you looking at?", before proceeding to punch and stab Staley. The suspect was held by fans until security and police could detain him. He was treated for minor injuries at a local hospital before being taken into custody and formally charged with aggravated battery. Staley, the victim, is currently hospitalized in stable condition.