Police: Man stabbed his cousin in his chest

Mike Byrd (Source: Middletown City Jail)
Mike Byrd (Source: Middletown City Jail)

MIDDLETOWN, OH (FOX19) - Police say a man was stabbed in the chest by his cousin in Middletown early Saturday morning.

According to authorities, Mike Byrd stabbed his cousin in the middle of Fourth Ave. after the two had been fighting around 5:10 a.m. The knife was recovered by police.

Byrd was charged with felonious assault and taken to the Middletown City Jail. He will appear in Middletown Municipal Court on Tuesday morning.

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