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Bell County Deputies Arrest Man Following Knife Attack

Posted at 7:18 PM, Jan 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-12 19:18:15-05

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BELL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – Bell County deputies arrested a man after he reportedly attacked another man with a knife.

According to a post on the department’s Facebook page, authorities were called to a home on Flora Holland Lane by a woman who said her boyfriend had been stabbed.

Reportedly deputies and EMS crews found Josh Caldwell suffering from cuts to his jaw line and neck.

Caldwell was taken to the hospital to be treated.

Deputies arrested 55-year-old Jeffery Holland after he admitted to cutting Caldwell with a pocket knife.

Holland was taken to the Bell County Detention Center and charged with assault.

The incident remains under investigation