Jerome Man Stabbed Near Ontario


By KMVT News

Ontario, Oregon - (KMVT-TV / KSVT-TV )A Jerome truck driver is in the hospital after being stabbed multiple times just west of Ontario.

According to the Oregon State Police, 63 year-old Charles Vanzante was driving east on I-84 when a man driving a stolen Buick began ramming his truck.

The man eventually stopped next to Vanzante, entered his truck and began stabbing him.

The man who has not been identified is being held at Malheur County Jail for attempted murder and assault in the first degree.

Vanzante was taken by air ambulance to a Boise hospital where he is being treated for non-life threatening injuries.

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