Teen stabs dad with pocket knife
A teenager has been arrested after detectives with the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office say he stabbed his 43-year-old father with a pocket knife on Saturday.
Andrew Dale Loflin, 18, of Regina Drive in Thomasville, was arrested and charged with one count of assault with a deadly weapon with the intent to kill inflicting serious injury.
Investigators also charged Loflin with one count of misdemeanor assault of a handicapped person at the address. The assault is thought to have occurred moments before the stabbing, according to the investigator’s report.
Loflin is being held in the Davidson County Jail under a $25,000 secured bond and is scheduled to appear in Lexington District Court on Aug. 20.