Sheriff: Juvenile arrested after 3 people stabbed at Nacogdoches County expo center

Sheriff: Juvenile arrested after 3 people stabbed at Nacogdoches County expo center
(Source: Gray Television)

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, Texas (KTRE) - The Nacogdoches County Sheriff’s Office said a juvenile was arrested after a stabbing incident at the Nacogdoches County Exposition Center.

According to the sheriff’s office, around midnight Saturday, deputies observed a large group of juveniles gathered in an area of the expo center and went over to see what was going on.

They said they found a victim who had received stab wounds and began investigating.

The sheriff’s office said deputies observed a suspect walking away from the area and took him into custody. They said they also recovered a knife that was in his possession.

The sheriff’s office said a total of three people received stab wounds. Two remain in the hospital in stable condition.

The suspect, who is a juvenile, was taken to the Nacogdoches County jail where he is facing multiple charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

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