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Tatum stabbing suspect charged with assault

Joseph Deem. Photo Source: Rusk County Jail. Joseph Deem. Photo Source: Rusk County Jail.

Released by The Rusk County Sheriff's Office:

RUSK COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - The 19-year-old Tatum man arrested for allegedly stabbing another man was formally charged Sunday.

Justice of the Peace, Precinct 5, Judge Joe Sorrells, charged suspect, Joseph Deem, 19, of Tatum with Aggravated Assault for the stabbing that occurred around 3:30 am Saturday.

Deems bond was set at $15,000.

The victim remains in a local hospital, where he is recovering from surgery that he sustained in the assault.


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