Trinity man arrested after allegedly stabbing his brother

By Jena Johnson - bio | email

TRINITY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) – A Trinity man is in critical condition after authorities say his brother stabbed him in the chest Friday night. Cary Weatherby, 25, is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

According to Chief Deputy Billy Patton, Weatherby stabbed his brother, Akeem, 28, after an argument concerning their mother. Patton said the stabbing happened at the brothers' cousin's home in English Quarters, located outside of Trinity.

Akeem was air flighted to a Houston hospital where he has since underwent surgery. Patton said Akeem is recovering well from his injuries.

Weatherby remains in the Trinity County Jail with an $80,000 bond.

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