Man arrested for stabbing man at an apartment over deflated matt - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen |

Man arrested for stabbing man at an apartment over deflated mattress

(Source: KXXV) (Source: KXXV)
WACO, TX (KXXV) -

Waco police responded to a stabbing in Waco. 

The incident happened at Highland Cove Apartments located at 4372 Lake Shore Drive on Aug. 19 at around 8:00 p.m.

Police said people in the apartment said a verbal argument escalated to the stabbing.

Sgt. Swanton said the fight started between 27-year-old James Hernandez and Lazaro Pena over a deflated mattress in the apartment. 

Lazaro's brother, 30-year-old Pedro Pena, became involved and stabbed Hernandez during the altercation. 

Police said Hernandez was stabbed multiple times by the suspect, Pedro Pena. The victim fled the attack and was located several buildings away from the initial attack scene. 

Both the victim and the second victim, Lazaro were taken to Baylor Scott and White for their injuries. 

Lazaro was taken to the hospital for facial injuries he suffered during the fight. 

Their conditions are unknown. 

Pedro Pena was arrested for aggravated assault and booked into the county jail. 

According to the victim's mother, the victim is in the ICU and is in stable condition. She also said the suspects have been charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a $50,000 bond for each count. 

Copyright 2017K KXXV. All rights reserved. 

  • NewsMore>>

  • Dem, GOP leaders get classified briefings on Russia probe

    Dem, GOP leaders get classified briefings on Russia probe

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-05-24 04:42:28 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:26:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). In this May 23, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks to the media before boarding the Marine One helicopter on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. Two House lawmakers who are allies of President Donald Tr...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). In this May 23, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks to the media before boarding the Marine One helicopter on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. Two House lawmakers who are allies of President Donald Tr...

    A briefing Thursday about classified documents will be for just two Republican House members, both Trump allies, as Trump and his supporters in Congress press for information on the outside informant.

    More >>

    A briefing Thursday about classified documents will be for just two Republican House members, both Trump allies, as Trump and his supporters in Congress press for information on the outside informant.

    More >>
  • Trump awards Medal of Honor to Navy SEAL in Afghan assault

    Trump awards Medal of Honor to Navy SEAL in Afghan assault

    Thursday, May 24 2018 3:12 PM EDT2018-05-24 19:12:14 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:25:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump stands with Master Chief Special Warfare Operator Britt K. Slabinski during a ceremony to award him the Medal of Honor in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, May 24, 2018. Slabinski o...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump stands with Master Chief Special Warfare Operator Britt K. Slabinski during a ceremony to award him the Medal of Honor in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, May 24, 2018. Slabinski o...
    President Donald Trump has awarded the Medal of Honor to a Navy SEAL who oversaw a daring assault and rescue mission on a snowy Afghanistan mountaintop in 2002.More >>
    President Donald Trump has awarded the Medal of Honor to a Navy SEAL who oversaw a daring assault and rescue mission on a snowy Afghanistan mountaintop in 2002.More >>
  • Five struggling schools in Waco ISD to remain open for at least two years

    Five struggling schools in Waco ISD to remain open for at least two years

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:18 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:18:14 GMT
    Source: KXXVSource: KXXV
    Source: KXXVSource: KXXV

    Five underperforming schools in Waco ISD at risk of closing will likely remain open for at least two years. 

    More >>

    Five underperforming schools in Waco ISD at risk of closing will likely remain open for at least two years. 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly