Elberton man arrested for stabbing victim in the back five times
Trent Brock, 17, of 1136 Flagstone Road was arrested and charged with aggravated assault, aggravated battery and possession of a knife during the commission of a felony Friday after an incident where Brock stabbed his victim five times in the back, according to Chief Investigator Darren Scarborough.
The incident occurred on Flagstone Road sometime between midnight Thursday and 1 a.m. Friday morning.
The victim was transported to Athens Regional Hospital for treatment. "As of Friday afternoon, he was still in the hospital but was consious and alert," Scarborough said.
A warrant was taken out for Brock's arrested and he was detained Friday afternoon. Brock is still in custody at Elbert County Detention Center.
More details to come as they are released. Look for the full story in this week's edition of The Elberton Star.