A suspect was taken into custody the Smith County Sheriff’s Office after a June stabbing in the Flint area.
According to a press release sent by Smith County Sheriff Larry Smith, the sheriff’s office received a call at approximately 12:30 p.m. Thursday, July 27 reporting a stabbing in the vicinity of the 22000 block of Highway 155 S., in Flint.
During the call to officials, the caller, identified as the victim, told dispatchers that she had been stabbed and needed help, while also saying she knew who the suspect was.
Upon their arrival, Smith County Sheriff’s Office deputies, along with EMS and State Game Wardens, determined the victim had been stabbed in the neck. The victim was transported to a local Tyler hospital for treatment.
While at the scene, a white female suspect was taken into custody and transported to the Smith County Jail by Smith County Deputies. She has not been identified.
An additional individual, a white male identified as Allen Keith Bryant, was arrested at the scene for a Violation of Parole warrant and transported to the Smith County Jail.
The investigation into the stabbing incident is ongoing, according to Smith, with more details released as they become available.
For more information on the Smith County Sheriff’s Office visit www.smithcountysheriff.com. The Sheriff’s Office also has a Facebook page and can be followed on Twitter at @SmithCSO.