NORMAN, Oklahoma – Norman police have made an arrest in connection to a stabbing that took place early Monday.
According to police, 20-year-old David Garrison was arrested in the stabbing of 22-year-old Charles Higdon during a fight early Monday morning.
Higdon was taken to Norman Regional Hospital and is in critical condition in the ICU following surgery.
Garrison was booked into the Cleveland County Detention Center for an assault and battery with a deadly weapon complaint. Formal charges from the district attorney are pending.
Police said investigators believe that Garrison and Higdon were involved in a verbal confrontation that escalated into a fight when the stabbing took place.