Carmi beating and stabbing suspect sentenced

Carmi beating and stabbing suspect sentenced

CARMI, IL (WFIE) - A man arrested in connection to a stabbing in Carmi, Illinois is sentenced to 8 years in prison.

Jacob Holland pleaded guilty in September to aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and aggravated battery with great bodily harm.

Police believe Holland assaulted three women on August 1.

The next day, officials say he stabbed a 16-year-old boy at Bradshaw Park.

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