Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office deputies today arrested a suspect wanted for stabbing a 23-year old Crestview man in the back following an argument.
The victim says he went to a residence at 3921 Chambrey Road near Crestview November 1st to pick up a friend. He says another individual, 41-year old Billy Jack Keene (no known address), opened the door and began a verbal altercation. The victim turned to walk away but told deputies Keene grabbed him from behind and stabbed him in the back.
A friend of the victim who was waiting in the car drove him to North Okaloosa Medical Center for treatment.
Keene is charged with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.