Aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, 1 shot, 1 stabbed

An early morning bar encounter between two groups of individuals who knew each other on Oct. 9, led to a text messages exchanged where the parties met in a front yard to settle their differences on Sage Road, off Grape Creek Road. 

Tommy Lee McCutchen and Matthew Brown both residents of the Sage Road address and four people arrived at the residence in a vehicle driven by Jared Lohse to confront McCutchen and Brown. Both parties were armed with weapons.

Tom Green County Deputies were dispatched to the scene at 2:32 a.m. Sunday morning. Upon arrival the deputies found two victims in what appeared to be a front yard brawl. A female, identified as Amber Robertson was shot in the chest and a male identified as Matthew Brown was stabbed twice in the altercation.

Both victims were treated at Shannon Medical Center. Brown was treated and released and Robertson is still being treated for her injuries.

Three individuals have been arrested for their involvement in the brawl and Sheriff Jones is anticipating more arrest to follow at the completion of the investigation.

Jared Lohse was arrested and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, bodily injury which is a second degree felony. Bond was set at $20,000 dollars and Lohse bonded out of the Tom Green County Jail.

Tommy Lee McCutchen was arrested and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, threats, a second degree felony; bond was set at $50,000. McCutchen was also charged with unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon which is a third degree felony; bond was set $25,000. McCutchen is also being held for a parole violation with no bond.

Matthew Brown was arrested and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, bodily injury which is a second degree felony; bond was set at $20,000. Brown was also charged with unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon which is a third degree felony; bond was set at $10,000.

This is an ongoing investigation and more information will be released as it becomes available.