A life-threatening stab wound sends one man to hospital, another to prison | News


An investigation at the incident scene revealed that Eric Tyson approached the victim and stabbed him with a large kitchen knife before fleeing the residence. Officers were able to locate both Tyson and the discarded knife used in the attack in a nearby alley. 

After being denied bail, Tyson was detained in the Lycoming County Prison. 

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Story Highlights

  • Officers responded and learned that a victim had received a life-threatening stab wound to his abdomen which required immediate surgery.

  • Tyson was later arraigned before MDJ Christian Frey on the charges of criminal attempt homicide, aggravated assault, possessing instruments of crime, and tampering with or fabricating evidence.

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