A local man is behind bars today after allegedly stabbing his friend.
According to Morehouse Parish Sheriff Mike Tubbs,

a local man was stabbed and is now in critical but stable condition following an altercation late Monday afternoon.

The victim, identified as Charles Ashlock of Bastrop was allegedly stabbed by Thomas Casey White, white male, 40, 9319 Syble Dr.

White was located by MPSO Investigators and placed in jail on a charge of attempted second degree murder.

For the complete story, see Wednesday's edition of the Bastrop Daily Enterprise.