Elwood man arrested for stabbing man having sex with wife


ELWOOD, Ind. (WTHR) — An Elwood man is in custody after he told police he caught another man having sex with his wife, so he stabbed him.

Our newsgathering partners at the Herald Bulletin report Elwood Police arrested 29-year-old Michael Neil Monday and charged him with felony aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.

A neighbor called Elwood Police early Monday morning with complaints of hearing several people fighting on North 20th Street. When police arrived, they found a man with stab wounds inside a vehicle. He was unconscious.

Police found Neil inside the home covered in blood. He said he had been attacked.

Police interviewed Neil, and he told them he saw the stabbing victim having sex with his wife. Neil said he grabbed a knife and began to stab him.

Elwood Police Chief Jason Brizendine did not revel the victim's identity or the extent of his injuries. The investigation is ongoing.

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