Skip to comments.Man dies in stabbing; uncle arrested
Posted on 12/04/2011 5:50:35 PM PST by moonshinner_09
A Batesburg-Leesville man is in jail and accused of stabbing his nephew in the leg, a wound that turned out to be fatal.
Juan Perez-Jeronimo, 42, of Two Notch Road, is charged with murder and possessing a weapon during the commission of a violent crime.
Perez-Jeronimo also is being detained pending action by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, as he is from Guatemala and in the country illegally.
Lexington County Sheriffs deputies were notified around 1:49 a.m. Sunday that a man named Diego Alonzo had been stabbed in the thigh. Alonzo, whose age has not been determined, also was from Guatemala and might have been an illegal immigrant.
Alonzo was identified by Lexington County Coroner Harry Harman, who said he died from blood loss around 2:09 a.m.
Deputies found Alonzo lying partially on a bed in the home, where Perez-Jeronimo also lived, along with several Spanish-speaking renters.
According to the sheriffs department, a Spanish-speaking deputy interviewed a witness, who said he watched Perez-Jeronimo stab Alonzo in the thigh with a 6-inch filet knife in the bedroom.
The witness told deputies Perez-Jeronimo ran from the home after the stabbing. He was tracked by a canine unit to woods behind the house. The department said the dog bit Perez-Jeronimo on the leg, then
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Napolitano better get this guy’s ass on “the pathway to citizenship” before he becomes ineligible.
We import the scum of the earth.