Nacogdoches police investigating early morning stabbing

NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - A Nacogdoches man remains hospitalized after being slashed across the face and stabbed in the back with a knife. Nicholas Barns, 28, was transported to a Nacogdoches hospital around 5:30 Saturday morning.

The incident happened at Oak Hill Plaza. Barns and two witnesses were very incoherent. "They were intoxicated on something," said Lt. Darrel Trawick, Nacogdoches Police. "No one could give us an good information because they were so incoherent. We arrested one of the witnesses for public intoxication," said Trawick.

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