ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – A suspect accused of stabbing his neighbor in south Abilene has been identified.

Classie Sims, 71, was taken into custody at the scene of the stabbing on the 1800 block of S 14th Street Monday afternoon. He’s now being held in the Taylor County Jail on charges of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Resisting Arrest, Assault of a Peace Officer x2, and Harassing a Public Servant.

Sims is accused of stabbing his neighbor during a disturbance. An incident report described the weapon as a, “large folding knife”.

The victim was hospitalized with serious injuries, and his current condition is not known at this time.

Investigators have not disclosed the reason behind the stabbing.

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