INDIANAPOLIS -- A man has been arrested and charged with stabbing multiple people near the public library in downtown Indianapolis on Saturday.
Police were called to the scene on East St. Clair Street around 4:30 p.m.
According to Indianapolis Fire Department PIO Rita Reith, the attack started in the American Legion Mall and spilled over across the street into the entrance way of the public library.
Four people were taken to the hospital to be treated for stab wounds, including the suspect.
Police identified that man as Gary Madison, 57.
Reith says two of the victims are in critical condition. The other two suffered serious injuries. None of them are believed to be life-threatening injuries.
Witnesses say Madison rode into the park on his bike and was playing loud noises on a megaphone. When people asked him to turn it off and stop he pulled out a knife and started stabbing.
Madison is currently facing three felony counts of battery by means of a deadly weapon.
The incident remains under investigation by the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department.
MORE TOP STORIES | Suspect arrested in connection with fatal shooting in Meijer parking lot | Two women killed in violent Speedway crash identified | New details revealed in brutal Howard County courthouse attack on Koontz family | News that Shelby Street will close for seven months surprises business owners on Indy's south side |Father dies after rescuing daughter from car after it plunges into pond on Indy's north side
Top Trending Videos