Wichita man arrested after assault

Rodney Price
September 21, 2019 - 8:36 am
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A 26 year-old Wichita man was arrested for beating and stabbing his step-father.

It happened around 10:20 Thursday evening, in the 4800 block of south Fern.

26 year-old Tyler Lewis was arrested on an aggravated battery charge and an aggravated weapons violation.

According to Wichita Police, Lewis battered his 59 year-old step father with a baseball bat and then stabbed him multiple times with a knife.  Lewis fled the scene but was arrested later in a parking lot in the 2700 block of south Topeka.

The step-father was taken to the hospital in critical condition but has since been upgraded to fair condition.

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