Man Arrested In Street Brawl Stabbing

Lexington Police have arrested a man in connection with a stabbing that happened during a street brawl.

People living on Ward Drive in the Winburn area say the fight broke out between some men in a car and people inside a home along the street Monday afternoon.

Neighbors say the men fought with knives, tire irons, sticks and other weapons.

At least one person ended up being stabbed.

Police at the scene arrested Jose Perez-Jacobo, 37.

He's charged with first-degree assault.

The stabbing victim went to UK Hospital with what were originially described as critical injuries.

Another person is being treated at Samaritan Hospital.

Neighbors say the fight was over a woman.

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  • by serah Location: lexington on Jul 1, 2008 at 07:59 AM
    I really hope we hear the follow-up on this. Were they illegal, will they be deported? We really don't need these people in lexington.
  • by Sue W. Location: Lex on Jul 1, 2008 at 06:33 AM
    I bet he is here ILLEGALLY!!!!
  • by Ohhhhmyyy Location: KY on Jul 1, 2008 at 06:09 AM
    Now this is how to report a crime in our community. Thank you for being thorough!!!!
  • by Frito Bandito Location: Your Town on Jul 1, 2008 at 05:06 AM
    This was just a warm up for the 4th of July weekend that is coming. Winburn has become another lil' Mexico just like Cardinal Valley. A safe harbor in a Sanctuary City! Where are the Fed's when you need them?
  • by M Location: Lex on Jul 1, 2008 at 04:21 AM
    No gangs in Lexington?
  • by Dave Location: Garden Springs on Jul 1, 2008 at 03:46 AM
    Can you say white trash bed & breakfast?
  • by Anonymous on Jul 1, 2008 at 12:22 AM


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