CALICO ROCK, AR (KAIT) - Authorities in north central Arkansas arrested a man accused of stabbing his nephew.
Noel Gene Loosey was arrested Nov. 5 on felony charges of battery first degree, habitual offender and a hold out of Missouri. He is also held on misdemeanor charges of fleeing, driving with a suspended license and failure to appear, according to the Izard County Sheriff's Department.
The sheriff's department searched for Loosey after a stabbing on Nov. 3 north of Calico Rock in an area known as the Loosey Compound.
Kenny Vandrimmelen was stabbed during a fight with Loosey, his uncle, according to an initial report by the department. The fight started after Loosey got angry with a different family member.
Vandrimmelen was taken to a Mountain Home hospital.
Loosey is held in the Izard County jail on a $72,500 bond.