On February 4th around 9 pm, OPSO was called to 24 Farmers Circle in reference to a stabbing. Upon arrival, deputies discovered that a victim had been cut with a knife in the chest area. The initial investigation revealed that the suspect, Evans O. Dennis, 47, of Monroe produced a knife and stabbed the victim during a fistic encounter.
The victim had a small laceration on the upper chest. He was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Dennis was arrested for one count of Aggravated Battery and booked into OCC.