Lexington County teen charged in stabbing incident

Jaylen Wiggins, (LCSD Photo)

Jaylen Wiggins, 17, is charged with attempted murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime after stabbing the victim three times in the head area, according to arrest warrants.

“The victim and Wiggins were involved in a verbal argument when Wiggins pulled out a silver pocket knife,” Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon said.

“Wiggins then stabbed the victim multiple times, but those injuries appear to be non-life threatening.”