More Charges Filed in Rochester Stabbing Case
Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A second person has been charged as a suspect in a recent stabbing in Rochester.
A 41 year old man was stabbed six times in the chest and back while inside a residence near the North Broadway McDonald’s restaurant April 2nd. He was unresponsive when dropped off at St. Mary’s but survived.
Police later arrested 22 year old Thane Robinson as the suspected stabber. He has been charged with 2nd degree attempted murder and 1st degree assault.
The victim later told police Robinson’s girlfriend was there at the time. He says 23 year old Jami Lotti told him she was a “ gangster “ and threatened to kill him if he told anyone about the knife attack. She has now been charged with two counts of threatening a witness and 5th degree assault.
Lotti has been ordered to make her first court appearance in June.