SAPD arrests man accused in early Friday stabbing of wife

San Angelo Police arrested a 53-year-old San Angelo man in connection with an early morning stabbing on West 24th Street. The victim is reportedly the suspect’s wife.

According to a press release from the San Angelo Police Department, at approximately 12:46 a.m., officers were dispatched to a residence in the 200 block of West 24th Street for the report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, officers located a 41-year-old woman suffering from apparent stab wounds inflicted by the woman’s husband, Stephener Paul Frazier.

Officers administered first aid to the woman until San Angelo Fire Department paramedics arrived and transported her to a nearby hospital for treatment. Her injuries did not appear to be life-threatening, according to the release.

Officers developed information about Frazier’s possible whereabouts and proceeded to a residence in the 200 block of West 20th Street. Frazier was located inside and taken into custody without incident. The SAPD’s Criminal Investigations Division and Crime Scene Unit also responded to the scene to assist and conduct follow-up investigation.

Frazier was transported to police headquarters for questioning and subsequently arrested for aggravated assault deadly weapon family violence. Frazier was transported to the Tom Green County Jail without incident.