An Owensboro man is behind bars after being accused of stabbing another man several times Tuesday evening.
According to Owensboro Police, 34-year-old Xavier Boone is facing Assault charges after being accused of stabbing a 39-year-old man multiple times in the head with a knife in a vehicle on the road.
At 6:00 p.m., OPD responded to a medical call in the parking lot of the Owensboro Police Department parking lot on East 9th Street.
The driver of the car transported both men to the police department. Once they arrived, Boone took off on foot. He was located in the area and arrested. The victim was taken to the hospital.
OPD continues to investigate the incident. If anyone has information, they ask them to call OPD or Crime Stoppers.