Man charged in Clarence stabbing

Deputies say suspect, victim knew each other

Tom Puckett
July 31, 2020 - 1:46 pm
Jonathan McKibben
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Clarence, NY (WBEN) Erie County Sheriff's Deputies arrest of a 41-year-old Clarence male after he attacked an elderly male Thursday.

Deputies say they responded to a call at a residence on Manor Wood Lane, and the caller stated a known individual stabbed him.  While en route to the scene, a Deputy observed a male covered in blood and fitting the description of the subject walking along Sawmill Road. That person, Jonathan McKibben was taken into custody without incident and turned over to Detectives.

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Detectives arrested and charged Jonathan McKibben with felony counts of attempted murder, assault 2nd - with intent to injure using a weapon, assault 2nd - injure a victim 65-years or older, criminal contempt – violate an order of protection, and burglary – cause physical injury. The defendant is also charged with a misdemeanor count of criminal possession of a weapon – intent to use.

McKibben is held at the Erie County Holding Center pending his arraignment.

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