An altercation at a south Brownwood residence early Friday morning led to a stabbing that sent one man to surgery and a suspect to jail.
The stabbing happened sometime before 2:30 a.m. at a home on Broadmoor Drive, Brownwood police said.
The suspect, Dylan Blake Jones, 19, was being booked into the Brown County Jail early Friday afternoon. Assistant Police Chief James Fuller said Jones is being charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
Police identified the victim as Alexander Jose Elizondo, 20.
According to a press release from Brownwood police:
Officers were patrolling near Brownwood Regional Medical Center around 2:30 a.m. when individuals approached officers and told them about an assault involving a knife.
Officers followed up on the information and learned Elizondo was in an emergency room trauma room being treated for a knife wound to his arm. Elizondo required immediate surgery to repair a severed artery and is listed in good condition.
The suspect arrived at the emergency room for treatment for minor injuries.
Detectives arrived to assist in the investigation. Detectives learned Elizondo and Jones were with several other people at the Broadmoor Drive residence when they got into an altercation with each other.
No further information could be provided as this investigation is still ongoing, police said.
In other incidents:
• Officer Robert Lee saw a two-vehicle accident at 12:31 a.m. Thursday at Lakeway and Belle Plain. Lee arrested one of the drivers, Stacie Moore, 45, of Brownwood, on a charge of DWI second.
• Officer Brandon Johnson was was patrol Thursday in the 1800 block of Avenue I when he spoke with a pedestrian. Johnson arrested Anthony Duffy, 17, of Brownwood, on a charge of possessing a prohibited weapon (switchblade/knuckles).
• Officer Gary Villalpando was dispatched Wednesday to the 900 block of Crothers, and to the 300 block of Bluffview, on reports of thefts of items from outside the homes.
Others booked into the Brown County Jail between 8 a.m. Wednesday and 8 a.m. Friday were:
Prajjwol Acharya, 25, Brownwood, manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance.
Thomas Brummett, 32, Brookesmith, to lay out fines.
Lynn Crossett, 47, Brownwood, assault.
Mary Culp, 34, Brownwood, disorderly conduct, public intoxication.
James Flowers, 59, Brownwood, parole violation.
Alejandra Hall, 38, Brownwood, public intoxication.
Everett Harris, 61, Brownwood, DWI second.
Carolyn May, 47, Brownwood, open storage, tall grass and weeds.
Michael Pullen, 35, Early, taking wildlife resources without owner's consent.
Dustan Purcella, 29, Brownwood, driving with invalid license,
Mary Pyburn, 32, Brownwood, traffic warrants, violating promise to appear.
Marianna Ramirez, 23, Brownwood, DWI with child passenger.
Michael Somerville, 30, Early, motion to adjudicate for theft of wire/cable.
Carey Vogel, 40, Bangs, DWI.
Terri Wyatt-Foster, 56, Brownwood, 60-day commitment for probation violation.