Weslaco police arrest 21-year-old in connection with stabbing

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February 07 2021 06:00 pm

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Weslaco Police Department said they have a person in custody in relation to a stabbing that occurred in the Las Brisas Subdivision on Tuesday afternoon.

WESLACO, Texas — The Weslaco Police Department says they have a person in custody in connection to a stabbing on the area of FM 1015 and Mile 9.

Officials responded to the call call in the Las Brisas Subdivision. The 21-year-old suspect fled on foot and two schools were placed on lockdown.

Texas DPS assisted with a helicopter that searched the area.

The victim was transported to a local hospital.

This is a developing story, police say they will provide information as it becomes available.

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