Police arrest Lufkin man in double stabbing - KTRE.com | Lufkin and Nacogdoches, Texas

Police arrest Lufkin man in double stabbing

Gerald Acevedo mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail. Gerald Acevedo mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail.
LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) -

Lufkin Police have arrested a Lufkin man in connection to a double stabbing early Saturday.

Gerald Acevedo, 24, is charged with two counts of aggravated assault and one count of criminal mischief.

According to the police report, officers were dispatched to a residence on the 200 block of Garvan Street at 2:21 a.m. When they arrived, they learned Acevedo had been in a fight with two men who he stabbed, according to the report. After he stabbed them, the two victims fled into the house and Acevedo scraped their car with the knife, according to the report.

The two victims, aged 24 and 21, were taken to a Lufkin hospital, where they were treated for injuries. An update on their condition was not immediately available.

According to the report, Acevedo first stabbed the 26-year-old. While attempting to break up the fight, the 21-year-old was also stabbed.

Acevedo suffered a cut to the hand and he was taken to a Lufkin hospital under police custody to be treated for the injury.

Once he was released from the hospital, police booked him into the Angelina County Jail.

Check back to KTRE.com for an update to this story.

Copyright 2011 KTRE. All rights reserved.

  • East Texas NewsMore>>

  • Beloved Lufkin pediatrician who led effort to create Z&OO Railroad dies

    Beloved Lufkin pediatrician who led effort to create Z&OO Railroad dies

    Monday, August 20 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-08-20 18:09:10 GMT
    Dr. George Thannisch (Source: Carroway Funeral Home website)Dr. George Thannisch (Source: Carroway Funeral Home website)

    A beloved Lufkin pediatrician and philanthropist has died. Dr. George Edward Thannisch died Sunday at the age of 89. 

    More >>

    A beloved Lufkin pediatrician and philanthropist has died. Dr. George Edward Thannisch died Sunday at the age of 89. 

    More >>
  • Community rallying behind Lufkin all-stars

    Community rallying behind Lufkin all-stars

    Sunday, August 19 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018-08-20 00:23:07 GMT
    Photo: KTREPhoto: KTRE

    Making history, once again, fans, friends and family members of the Lufkin Little League Junior League team cheered behind the all stars on Sunday at Buffalo Wild Wings.

    More >>

    Making history, once again, fans, friends and family members of the Lufkin Little League Junior League team cheered behind the all stars on Sunday at Buffalo Wild Wings.

    More >>
  • Chinese Taipei squeaks by Lufkin 2-0 in JLWS

    Chinese Taipei squeaks by Lufkin 2-0 in JLWS

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:18:34 GMT
    JLWSJLWS

    The All-Stars from the Pineywoods battled Chinese Taipei less than 24 hours after beating California in the U.S. Championship game. Chinese Taipei entered the game after run-ruling Mexico in the International Championship. In the first inning of the heavyweight showdown both teams got a runner on base but both teams left the runner stranded. Lufkin's Christian Mum...

    More >>

    The All-Stars from the Pineywoods battled Chinese Taipei less than 24 hours after beating California in the U.S. Championship game. Chinese Taipei entered the game after run-ruling Mexico in the International Championship. In the first inning of the heavyweight showdown both teams got a runner on base but both teams left the runner stranded. Lufkin's Christian Mum...

    More >>
Powered by Frankly