Carter County Man Accused Of Stabbing Neighbors

Posted at 4:51 AM, Jul 10, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-10 04:51:12-04

CARTER COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18)– Two people are in the hospital after police say their neighbor stabbed them with a kitchen knife.

It happened around 2 p.m. Monday in Grayson.

Police say 61-year-old Harold Maggard stabbed a man and his girlfriend.

They say Maggard admitted to stabbing the pair, though he allegedly didn’t explain why.

Police say there is no sign of self-defense.

Maggard is at the Carter County Detention Center charged with two counts of first-degree assault.