Man arrested on felony charge following Altizer stabbing
HUNTINGTON -- The following information was provided by reports filed by the Cabell County Sheriff's Office:
MALICIOUS WOUNDING: Dustin Lee Estep, 27, of Huntington, was arrested on a felony charge of malicious wounding and misdemeanor charges of brandishing a weapon and possession of marijuana after a 35-year-old Huntington man reported he was stabbed at a home in the 200 block of 10th Street in Altizer about 1 a.m. Thursday.
The victim told deputies that a man was "passed out" on his couch then started arguing with a woman and grabbed a knife. Another neighbor told deputies he went over the the home to see what was happening and the same man pointed a knife at him and said "I'll stab you."
The victim was transported to St. Mary's Medical Center with multiple cuts to his face and body.
The attacker had a small cut on his forehead and refused treatment.
The suspect was searched, and a plastic baggie containing 30 grams of marijuana was found tucked under his pants leg.
Estep is in the Western Regional Jail on a $35,000 bond.
The following information was provided by criminal complaints filed by the Cabell County Magistrate Court:
ROBBERY: David Allen Woodyard III, 20, was charged with second-degree robbery after the report of a robbery at Gino's on Norway Avenue at 8:50 p.m. March 7.
According to court documents, a man walked into Gino's with a T-shirt and sunglasses covering his face and ordered the manager to give him money from the register while he held his finger under his clothes, implying he had a gun. The manager handed the suspect hundreds of dollars in cash and the suspect fled.
The following information was provided by reports filed by the Huntington Police Department:
FALSE PRETENSES: A Huntington man reported someone opened four credit card accounts using his name from October 2013 to March 2014. About $2,000 in purchases were made using the cards, which have since been canceled.
GRAND LARCENY: A Huntington resident reported someone stole $1,635 and a cellphone from a home in the 1000 block of 12th Avenue. Police have a suspect.
The following information was provided by booking records from the Western Regional Jail:
Brian Lee Leadman, 32, was incarcerated at 2:20 a.m. Thursday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with felony third-offense shoplifting, along with misdemeanor counts of public intoxication, second- and first-offense shoplifting. Bond was denied pending arraignment.
Martel Diangelo Brown, 26, was incarcerated at 2 a.m. Thursday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with a felony violation of home confinement. Bond was denied pending arraignment.
Anthony Ray Davis, 26, was incarcerated at 12:25 a.m. Thursday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with felony robbery. Bond was $50,000.
Rodney Dwayne Auxier, 35, was incarcerated Wednesday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with an unspecified felony bench warrant. Bond was denied pending arraignment.
Daniel Flowers, 43, was incarcerated Wednesday. Authorities charged him with an unspecified federal offense. Bond was denied.
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