Yantis man charged in Wood Co. stabbing

Tommy Jones. Photo Source: Wood County Jail.
Tommy Jones. Photo Source: Wood County Jail.

Released by The Wood County Sheriff's Department:

YANTIS, TX - Wood County Deputies responded to a stabbing at 104 Tullis Yantis, Tx. on 1/25/2011 at approximately 6:23 pm.

Upon arrival officer found 25 year old Nathan Jenkins with a stab wound to the left shoulder. Officers located, identified and detained the suspected actor Tommy Jones of the same address.

The victim was air lifted to ETMC Tyler.

After surgery to repair a main artery he was placed in ICU and is listed in stable condition. The suspected actor was arrested and transported to the Wood County Jail on charges to include Agg. Assault w. deadly weapon, Injury to a Child and Felony in possession of a firearm.

The investigation is on going and no other information can be released at this time.