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Overnight Stabbing In Charleston

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Charleston Police are investigating a stabbing that happened early Sunday morning.

Police say it happened around three o'clock in the morning on Sunday at The Renaissance Circle Apartments.

They say Paul Brown stabbed Nathaniel Youngblood with a pair of scissors. Youngblood is the boyfriend of Browns mother.

Police haven't said what motivated the stabbing, although they do say Brown was under the influence of drugs during the fight.

Youngblood is believed to have suffered only minor injuries to his hand and back.

Brown was taken to the hospital with an injury to his wrist before being taken to jail. He's charged with malicious wounding.


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