Close
BRAND NEW ON E!
  • News/ 

    The Wire Star Anwan Glover Stabbed at Nightclub in Washington, D.C.

    Anwan Glover Jemal Countess/Getty Images

    The Wire star Anwan Glover was stabbed inside a Washington, D.C., nightclub early Sunday morning, his rep confirms to E! News.

    Glover was in a very crowded area of Café Asia when he heard someone scream, "He has a knife."

    The actor then felt a sharp pain and went down. According to Glover's rep, the crime appears to be a total mystery.

    "He has no idea who did it, or why," he told E! News. Police are actively investigating the case.

    PHOTOS: These celebs suffered some painful injuries 

    Reports say the actor suffered a severe laceration and a bruise during the altercation. He was quickly taken to George Washington Hospital where he received treatment. His injuries were not life-threatening.

    "He is in stable condition," his rep tells E! News. "Doctors expect a full and fast recovery."

    Glover played gang member Slim Charles in the popular HBO series, The Wire. He also starred in the Oscar-winning movie, 12 Years a Slave.

    - Reporting by Marcus Mulick  

    PHOTOS: Stars and their memorable mug-shots 

    RELATED VIDEOS:

    FROM AROUND THE WEB
    MORE ON EONLINE