UPDATE...Stabbing in West Odessa sends one to the hospital

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

We have an update on a stabbing in Ector County that has left one man in the hospital.

Ector County officials say it all happened Friday night when they responded to a stabbing call a little before 9.

They found 53-year-old Elio G. Mora stabbed in the neck.

Allegedly, he was attacked with the pointed end of a 5 foot long steel bar.

Mora was taken by CareStar to Medical Center Hospital where he remains.

Sheriff's deputies have made one arrest in the stabbing.

45-year old Ricardo Alberto Perdomo is currently behind bars.

Officials say he will be charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Bond has been set at 10-thousand dollars.