Man Arrested After Allegedly Stabbing Teen In Jamestown

JAMESTOWN – An 18-year-old is facing charges after allegedly stabbing a teen during an incident in Jamestown Sunday.

Jamestown Police say Tyler Hough, 18, was allegedly involved in an altercation in the area of W. 4th Street just before 10 p.m. Sunday.

Police say a 16-year-old was stabbed in the leg. The teen was taken to UPMC Chautauqua Hospital for treatment. Police say the teen suffered non-life threatening injuries.

Officers say Hough was taken into custody with help from the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office a short time following the stabbing.

He is charged with second-degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child.

Police said Hough was held in city jail pending arraignment in the case.


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