Man arrested for stabbing his nephew in Big Spring

Man arrested for stabbing his nephew in Big Spring

BIG SPRING, TX (KWES/KBYG) - An arrest was made in connection with a stabbing that occurred in Big Spring on Friday.

Big Spring Police tell KBYG News, Anastacio Esparza, 50, was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

According to the report, police say Esparza stabbed his nephew, Jose Garcia, 20, in the chest during an argument in the 1800 block of South Johnson.

KBYG News is reporting Garcia is currently in a Lubbock hospital where he is recovering from his injuries. However, his current condition isn't known.

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