Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Webster
Davis Motor Sales banner ad

Hopkinsville Man Injured in Cadiz Stabbing Incident

arrest byerCADIZ, KY (10/29/12) – On Saturday, October 27, the Cadiz Police Department responded to a report of a stabbing victim at the Trigg County Hospital.
 
Once on the scene, officers found that Gary Barker JR, 18, of Hopkinsville had been stabbed in the abdomen during an altercation on Martindale Street in Cadiz.
 
Officers questioned witness and were informed that 19-year-old Deonte T. Byers of Buffalo Road in Gracey, KY had stabbed Barker.
 
An interview with the victim led to information stating that Barker was attempting to break up an active altercation when he was stabbed.
 
Officers went to Byers residence and were told by family members that he had stabbed Barker in self-defense. Byers had obvious injuries on his face and hands consistent with being in a recent fight. Byers was transferred to the Cadiz Police Department for questioning, and was arrested immediately thereafter.
 
Deonte Byers was placed on house arrest in Trigg County Circuit Court in June 2012 as a condition of bond reduction on charges of complicity to Robbery - Second Degree and complicity to Assault - 4th Degree stemming from a February 2012 arrest in Cadiz. Byers was wearing his GPS ankle monitor when officers made contact with him at his residence after the most recent assault.
 
The Cadiz Police Department is continuing to investigate this case.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by the Cadiz Police Department

© Copyright 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story by using one of the social media links below.

In Other News...

Round One of Old Ledbetter Bridge Demolition Process Completed

KENTUCKY (9/16/14) — A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet successfully brought down one span of the Old… Read More

Hopkins County Sheriff's Arrest Reports Released

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/17/14) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following arrest reports Wednesday,… Read More

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

September 15, 2014 4394

Man Accused of Stealing Rural King…

in Top Stories by MCSO PIO Alex Piper
September 15, 2014 4278

Man Accused of Stalking Woman During Her…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 13, 2014 3785

MPD Responds to a Disturbance at Baptist…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 16, 2014 2816

Postal Worker Arrested for Terroristic…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 15, 2014 2127

Man Arrested for DUI, Carrying Concealed…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

September 13, 2014 3785

MPD Responds to a Disturbance at Baptist…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 15, 2014 2127

Man Arrested for DUI, Carrying Concealed…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 15, 2014 2020

Man Arrested for Being Under Influence of…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 16, 2014 516

Dawson Springs Police Chief to Retire on…

in Top Stories by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
September 13, 2014 463

Quilt Exhibit Reception Sept. 14

in Top Stories by Chris Wilson

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

September 13, 2014 1557

The Gift of Aging Oct. 16

in News by Jennifer Kaminski
September 13, 2014 1547

Audubon Bon Harbor Area Alliance to Host…

in News by Abby Shelton
September 13, 2014 1524

Dogwood Azalea Neighborhood Alliance to…

in News by Abby Shelton
September 13, 2014 1248

Wesleyan Shawnee Neighborhood Alliance to…

in News by Abby Shelton
September 15, 2014 851

Owensboro Convention Center Announces…

in News by Madison Strobel

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

September 15, 2014 4394

Man Accused of Stealing Rural King…

in Top Stories by MCSO PIO Alex Piper
September 15, 2014 4278

Man Accused of Stalking Woman During Her…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 16, 2014 2816

Postal Worker Arrested for Terroristic…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 14, 2014 1848

Three Injured in Single-Car Collision

in Top Stories by Robert LIttlepage
September 13, 2014 1609

Local Author Signs Copies of Her New Book

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 03social 04social 22social 21social 06