from the Parker County Sheriff's Dept.
Parker County Sheriff’s Criminal Investigations Division is investigating a stabbing incident which occurred Sunday, March, 27, 2011.
Parker County Sheriff Larry Fowler said the 9-1-1 call come into dispatch around 8 a.m., in the 4300 block of Tin Top Road, where deputies identified the victim as a 51 year-old male.
The victim reported he and the suspect had been arguing over work-related issues, which escalated to a physical altercation. The victim also reported during the altercation, the suspect, identified as Francisco Silva-Escareno, 30, of Weatherford, threw a knife at the victim, causing a minor laceration to his abdomen.
Silva was arrested and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, a second-degree felony. His bond for the aggravated assault charge was set at $10,000. A no-bond was also placed on Silva for an Immigration and Naturalization Services (INS) hold.
Sheriff Fowler said the case will be forwarded to the Parker County District Attorney’s Office for consideration of prosecution.