Nacogdoches Co. man arrested for stabbing in Kingtown

Eddie Meadows, Jr. mug shot from Nacogdoches County Jail
Eddie Meadows, Jr. mug shot from Nacogdoches County Jail

By Morgan Thomas - bio | email

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) – Eddie Meadows, Jr. was arrested for stabbing another man in the neck following an altercation at a residence in Kingtown in Nacogdoches County.

According to Sheriff Thomas Kerss, Kingtown Volunteer Fire Department's emergency responders arrived first at a residence on County Road 552 after dispatchers got a 9-1-1 call.  They were able to subdue Meadows until Nacogdoches Co. Sheriff's Deputies were on-scene to arrest him for aggravated assault.

The victim was transported to Nacogdoches Memorial Hospital for treatment.

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