Monday, 12 May 2008 09:37
Boone Police have released details in a Saturday stabbing
that put one man in the hospital.
Police responded to a reported assault at Phoenix Apartments
on Old East King Street just before midnight. Upon arrival, they found the
28-year-old victim, reportedly suffering from stab wounds in his upper chest
and abdominal area. He was transported to Watauga Medical Center. His identity
and condition have not been released.
His acquaintance, 36-year-old Jason Andrew Perry, has been
charged with one felony count of assault with a deadly weapon inflicting
serious injuries. Perry’s vehicle was stopped leaving the area shortly after
police arrived at the scene.
Perry is being held under a $15,000 secured bond. Boone
Police are still investigating the incident.