UPDATE (2:42 p.m., March 25, 2023): A man was arrested in Jackson County after he allegedly stabbed his family member on Saturday morning in Madison Township, Ohio.
According to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, someone called 911 around 4:01 a.m. on Saturday saying a person was stabbed several times in the face, neck and chest.
The JCSO says deputies found the victim on the floor of the kitchen, and they were taken to Holzer Medical Center-Jackson.
The suspect, Dylan Watters, age 26, allegedly fled the scene before deputies arrived. The JCSO says he was later found walking on McCarty Lane around 8:12 a.m. and taken to the Jackson County Correctional Facility.
The Sheriff’s Office is handling this case, and charges are pending against Watters following the investigation.
JACKSON COUNTY, OH (WOWK) — On Saturday, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said deputies arrested a man wanted in relation to an Ohio stabbing.
The Sheriff’s Office posted on Facebook around 8 a.m. that deputies were looking for Dylan Watters to question him about a stabbing near Hall and Davis roads.
JCSO said Watters was considered armed and dangerous at that time, and deputies told the public to not approach him if seen. The Sheriff’s Office described Watters as a 150-pound, 5-foot-9-inch tall man with black hair and brown eyes.
The Sheriff’s Office said they found Watters by 8:18 a.m. on Saturday.
13 News reached out to JCSO for more information. Officials said they will release a statement on Saturday.
Our team also left a voicemail with JCSO’s secretary so we can get updates on Monday if there are any.
This is a developing story.