Family Dispute Ends With Teenager Stabbed in the Head
Updated On: May 29 2013 01:56:41 PM CDT
A stabbing landed an Anderson teenager in the hospital and left a man facing criminal charges.
It apparently stemmed from a family dispute. It happened around 9:30 Tuesday night in the 1900 block of Spruce Circle.
Anderson Police officers were called to a stabbing at the home of 30-year-old Alex Cortez.
They found Cortez with a head injury and several cuts. Witnesses told police Cortez had threatened two juveniles with a hammer and a knife, stabbing one teen in the head and in the leg.
Police said the teens defended themselves, hitting Cortez in the head with a baseball bat.
Cortez was taken into custody. The injured teen was taken to the hospital.
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