Criminal Attempt Homicide, Aggravated Assault, Possessing Instruments of Crime, and Tampering With or Fabricating Evidence - In# 21-09263 - September 19th, 2021 at approximately 11:45 pm - 213 Campbell St - Eric Troy Tyson, M/52, was charged with the above offenses after officers were dispatched to the UPMC Susquehanna Health for a reported stabbing victim. WBP Officers responded and learned that victim Curtis Kinney had received a life-threatening stab wound to his abdomen which required immediate surgery. Officers responded to the incident scene, where they learned that Eric Tyson approached the victim and stabbed him with a large kitchen knife before fleeing the residence. Officers were able to locate both Tyson and the discarded knife used in the attack in a nearby alley.
Eric Tyson was later arraigned before MDJ Christian Frey on the above charges. After being denied bail Tyson was detained in the Lycoming County Prison.