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Campbell City man charged with attempted murder

Posted on Saturday, January 11, 2014 at 2:37 pm

A Campbell City man was jailed on Friday after he allegedly stabbed his friend in the stomach with a knife.

Kevin Wright, 50, was arrested and charged with attempted murder.
According to Osceola County Sheriff’s Office reports, at about 11:40 p.m., Osceola County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a Wynn Lane home in Campbell City. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with the victim who was lying in the middle of the road. He told deputies that his friend, Kevin Wright, stabbed him in the stomach. Deputies located Wright in the victim’s home and he told them he stabbed the victim with a filet knife, reports stated. The victim was airlifted to Orlando Regional Medical Center in critical condition. Wright was booked into the Osceola County Jail.