A man wanted for stabbing his own father in Jim Wells County has been arrested, according to police.

26-year-old Dunn Everett was taken into custody Tuesday afternoon following a routine traffic stop. Police said he got into a fight with his father and stabbed him over the weekend after his father refused to give him money. They believe he wanted the money for illegal drugs.

The victim, 66-year-old Noe Everett, was sent to Christus Spohn Shoreline Hospital via HALO-Flight with multiple stab wounds. He expected to be alright.

Dunn was charged for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and a parole violation.

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