Affidavit: Man arrested after stabbing his brother, victim hospitalized

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Published: Oct. 3, 2022 at 5:05 AM CDT
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - Evansville authorities are looking into a stabbing they say happened overnight on Sunday.

Central Dispatch confirms that call came in around 11:40 p.m. as a medic assist on Harriet Street near West Florida Street.

Officials with the Evansville Police Department say two men were in the backyard of a home at the time of the stabbing.

According to an affidavit, the victim went to a neighbor who then called 911.

When officers arrived on scene they say they found the victim bleeding from multiple stab wounds. The victim told officers his brother, 43-year-old Jeremy Fuchs stabbed him during an argument.

The victim was taken to the hospital for serious injuries. His condition is unknown at this time.

Fuchs was taken to the Vanderburgh County Jail and booked on an aggravated battery charge.

Jeremy Fuchs
Jeremy Fuchs(Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office)