Alcohol-related charges follow stabbing reportSeptember 2, 2014
By BILL POWELL
Herald Staff Writer
HUNTINGBURG — An early morning report Saturday about a stab wound resulted in the arrest of two minors on alcohol-related charges.
The Huntingburg Police Department was called to Memorial Hospital’s emergency room at 4:30 a.m. Saturday in regard to a patient there with a stab wound to his neck.
The patient, Pedro D. Francisco Pedro, 31, had sustained a non-life threatening wound and was transferred to St. Mary’s Medical Center for treatment, according to authorities. The victim said he was stabbed at 906 S. Cherry St. by his younger brother before being brought to the emergency room by private vehicle. The victim also said he did not want to press charges.
Police went to the South Cherry Street home, spoke with 20-year-old Angel D. Pedro and 18-year-old Juan D. Jose, who are both residents there, and determined they had been drinking.
Angel Pedro, whose blood alcohol content tested .04 percent, and Juan Jose, whose BAC was .11 percent, were arrested and charged with minor consuming. They were booked into the Dubois County Security Center just after noon.
Police indicated in arrest documents that an investigation into the stabbing was ongoing.
Contact Bill Powell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
More on DuboisCountyHerald.com
Many organizations in the area help others enjoy the holidays or need help with fundraising and...
Experts say Indiana might have a mild and dry winter, at least initially. Unless you listen to...
The superintendents of each of Dubois County’s four school corporations sent a letter to...
John Bolton was once stationed on a naval ship that helped cut and explode 102 mines from the...
Paint brushes met canvas as a host of middle school and high school students created brightly...
Dr. Hector Lugo is a pathologist who was recently appointed to the active medical staff at...
Jasper-based Meyer Distributing was one of three companies recognized during the recent...
The Dubois County Sheriff’s Department arrested the driver of a pickup truck on a felony...