Tyler Man Stabbed in Back Outside Laundromat

A Sunday afternoon stabbing in Tyler sent one man to the hospital, and another to jail.

Upon arriving at the scene, Tyler Police found a twenty-six year old Hispanic male had been stabbed in the back. The incident took place in front of a laundromat on Border Avenue, apparently following an argument.

Police have charged a suspect in the case, Lorenzo Leon Hernandez, 44, of Tyler, with aggravated assault. The victim was taken by ambulance to a local hospital, where he will stay at least twenty-four hours for observation.