Man arrested in connection to Jonesboro stabbing

Jonesboro police investigating stabbing

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - A Craighead County man is facing a battery-1st degree charge after police say he stabbed two people Thursday evening.

Joseph Lee Mccrackin, 22, of Jonesboro was arrested March 26 in connection with the stabbing on North Floyd Street.

Officers got a call around 9:40 p.m. about the stabbing in the 1300 block of North Floyd Street.

Jonesboro police said in an incident report that Mccrackin stabbed one person in the back and another person in the arm.

He was taken into custody and the two victims were treated on the scene before being taken to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.

JPD Officers are investigating a stabbing in west Jonesboro this evening. Two victims were treated on the scene before...

Posted by Jonesboro Police Department on Thursday, March 26, 2020

Mccrackin was being held in the Craighead County jail on a $150,000 temporary bond, awaiting a probable cause hearing in the case.

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