UPDATE: Waterloo man arrested for weekend stabbing - KWWL - Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings

UPDATE: Waterloo man arrested for weekend stabbing

Jacob Curtis Allen Helm Jacob Curtis Allen Helm

A Waterloo man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing in the 2000 block of Locke Avenue on Sunday.

Officers arrested 22-year-old Jacob Curtis Allen Helm of Waterloo on Wednesday after he was released from the hospital. Police say he was being treated for self-inflicted neck wounds.

Police were called to the home just after noon on Sunday. When they arrived, they found 19-year-old Katelyn McDermott at 2070 Locke Avenue with a stab wound to her neck.

Officers say they then found Helm in the bathroom of McDermott's home at 2064 Locke Avenue with self-inflicted stab wounds to his neck.

Helm is charged with willful injury causing serious injury and aggravated domestic assault. He is being held in the Black Hawk County Jail on a $200,000 bond.

McDermott is expected to survive her injuries.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KWWL. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Sandy Youngblut at 319-291-1259. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.