PD: Man stabs brother in chest in Casa Grande

Posted at 11:28 AM, Jan 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-26 13:28:20-05

A man is in custody after he stabbed his brother in Casa Grande.

The Pinal County Sheriff’s Department responded to West Dream Catcher Lane in unincorporated Casa Grande at 6:15 p.m. on Monday.

When deputies arrived on the scene they found a 41-year-old man who was stabbed in the chest by his brother

The victim was transported by an air ambulance to a local hospital with a punctured lung. He is currently in stable condition.

The suspect, 38-year-old Michael Etheridge was arrested outside of their house at 6:30 p.m. He is in custody for aggravated assault.

PCSO said the incident happened while the brothers were consuming alcohol.