Seminole Man Facing Aggravated Assault Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

SEMINOLE - A Seminole man is in jail for stabbing his buddy.

20-year-old Chris Bettencourt is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Details of the attack haven't been released yet but we do know a fight broke out on Sunday afternoon in the 600 block of south east 3rd.

The victim, 20-year-old Matthew Hoxsey, was taken to University Medical Center in Lubbock with stab wounds.

His condition is unknown.

Bettencourt is being held on a $50,000 bond.