MEIGS COUNTY — One person has been charged with felonious assault and underage consumption following a stabbing on Friday night.
Logan Grate, 19, is currently in the Meigs County Jail facing both charges.
According to a news release from the Meigs County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a call of a stabbing on Eden Ridge Road. Upon arrival, deputies found Andrew Reed with a badly cut arm.
Reed stated that he had been attacked by two men that he knew. Reed was reportedly able to disarm one of the attackers, but another knife appeared and he had to continue to fight.
The two suspects fled in a light colored Ford.
Reed was transported to Camden Clark Memorial Hospital in Parkersburg, W.Va.
Both suspects were apprehended at 12:30 a.m. on Saturday by deputies and interviewed at the Meigs County Sheriff’s Office. Grate was then charged with felonious assault and underage consumption.
Also on Friday, the Sheriff’s Office received a call of the body of a adult male found deceased at his home in the Rutland area.
The death is not considered suspicious at this time. The body has been sent for an autopsy. The name and address are being withheld at this time.