MIDLAND, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – A man was stabbed after an argument in the 900 block of South Midkiff.
The two men involved were homeless. One man accused another of stealing something. The first man pepper-sprayed and then stabbed the second man, officials say.
An MCSO deputy saw the assault occurring. The assailant was taken into custody by MCSO and the victim was taken to Midland Memorial Hospital in critical condition.
The case was turned over to the Midland Police Department.
The man who stabbed the victim is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
The investigation is ongoing.