Man arrested for allegedly stabbing roommate in Lynchburg

Nery Duban Escobar-Torres mugshot
Nery Duban Escobar-Torres mugshot(Blue Ridge Regional Jail)
Published: Oct. 4, 2022 at 4:24 PM EDT
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LYNCHBURG, Va. (WDBJ) - Lynchburg Police have arrested a man in connection with a stabbing on Jefferson Street Monday.

Nery Duban Escobar-Torres, 24, is charged with aggravated malicious wounding after allegedly stabbing his 22-year-old roommate. The victim is stable in a hospital, according to police.

After being called to a report of a stabbing Monday evening, police responded to 1009 Jefferson Street, where they found the victim with what they called “significant stab wounds” inside an apartment building.