Suspect arrested in connection with stabbing in Boone County
BOONE COUNTY - Deputies have a man in custody Thursday in connection with a stabbing in northern Boone County.
Jammie Buntyn, 25, was arrested on Wade School Road just before midnight on Wednesday.
On Tuesday, the Boone County Sheriff's Department responded to a stabbing just before 5:30 p.m. in the 700 block of Mauller Road. Deputies said they found a 28-year-old man with multiple stab wounds at his home.
The man told deputies he was at home with his girlfriend when her ex-boyfriend showed up. According to Boone County Sheriff's Department, he said the three of them got into an argument, and the ex-boyfriend stabbed him with a knife.
Buntyn is being held in the Boone County Jail facing possible charges including armed criminal action, unlawful use of a weapon and assault.