7-year-old dead after being stabbed multiple times by brother in Haltom City

The Haltom City Police Department, Medstar EMS paramedics, and Haltom City firefighters all responded to the 4900 block of Orien Street around 9:45PM Saturday for a stabbing.

As emergency responders arrived at the house, they located a 7-year-old boy with multiple stab wounds. MedStar transported him to Cook Children’s where he was pronounced deceased.

Police located a 20-year-old man off Katrine Court with a self-inflicted stab wound. He was determined to be the suspect and brother of the victim. He was transported to JPS with serious injuries.

At this time, it is unclear what caused the man to stab his younger brother. The motive is currently under investigation.

The suspect is expected to be charged with Capital Murder.