Friday, September 25, 2020

Grand Junction Man arrested in connection with overnight stabbing

Thomas Dean Brown, 52
MCSO Photo 9-1-20
MESA COUNTY, Colo – Mesa County Sheriff’s investigators make an arrest related to an overnight stabbing in Grand Junction.

Thomas Dean Brown, 52, of Grand Junction, was arrested Friday on the charge of Assault in the First Degree with Intent to Cause Serious Bodily Injury.

At approximately 1:18 Friday morning, the Grand Junction Regional Communication Center received a call of an injured person bleeding from the neck who needed assistance. Mesa County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the residence on the 500 block of Placer Drive to assist medical personnel.  Deputies quickly determined an assault had occurred.

A 54-year-old man with a serious injury to his neck was transported to St. Mary’s hospital and has since been released.

Through the course of the investigation, suspect information was developed. Brown was located and arrested without incident. Brown was treated for injuries reportedly sustained during the initial incident then booked into the Mesa County Detention Facility.

This remains an active and ongoing investigation.

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