Stabbing at Walmart gas station leaves one man injured


DARDANELLE, Ark. – A Danville man is behind bars facing battery charges.

The Dardanelle Police Department arrested Juan Carlos Fernandez.
Police say he is accused of stabbing another person at the Valero gas station and Murphy USA on Highway 7 Sunday night.

When officers arrived they found the victim with serious injuries. People in the community are shocked.

“It’s like we hear about it in Little Rock, Pine Bluff, but you would never think it would happen here or hear about it. All of sudden it’s all over news and Facebook,” Johnny Litsey said.

Police caught Fernandez while he was trying to run.

The victim was taken to a hospital nearby. His name hasn’t been released.

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