On Thursday, September 15, 2011, at approximately 7:00 PM, Waterloo Police were sent to the 200 block of Randolph Street on report of a fight. They then received a report of a stabbing victim in the 800 block of West Second Street. On West 2nd Street, Officers located the victim, Antonio Traymone Sanford, age 20, of 519 Baltimore Street, Waterloo, IA. Sanford had been stabbed in the upper left chest. Sanford was transported to Covenant Medical Center where he is being treated for his injuries.

Arrested was Columbus Tre Lawrence, age 18, of 226 Randolph Street, Waterloo, IA. Lawrence was charged with Willful Injury. Lawrence admitted to stabbing Sanford during an argument. Lawrence is currently being held in the Black hawk County Jail.

Captain Tim Pillack
Waterloo Police Investigations