“The male was taken into custody and there is no danger to the community,” police said.
Investigators believe the stabbing happened at random. Police said there were no known connections or relationships between the suspect and his victims.
Authorities continue to investigate.
Original report: Responding officers found two victims at the first location around 1:30 a.m. followed by several more at a nearby park, KRDO reported.
According to KKTV, authorities received several calls at 2:12 a.m. claiming multiple people had been stabbed at a third location. Upon arrival, police found a few of the victims had detained a man believed to be the suspect.
In all, eight people were transported to the hospital for treatment for what authorities called "sharp force trauma injuries," but the extent of the victims' injuries are not yet known, KRDO reported.