SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) — A South Charleston man was charged with assault after he stabbed his brother with a shovel on Tuesday.
According to the criminal complaint, the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office responded to a stabbing report at 1178 Sand Plant Road. At the scene, Chase Patrick Lily, 19, admitted to a deputy that he stabbed his brother with a shovel.
The victim was taken to the hospital with a laceration on his eyebrow, the complaint states.
Lily was charged with malicious or unlawful assault. He was booked into South Central Regional Jail on a $5,000 cash bail.