Lincolnton, NC ( L TOWN RADIO )
A man wanted in connection with a stabbing incident on Topaz Lane, Iron Station Saturday night was arrested in Caldwell County.
Zachary Allen Clinkscales, 34, of Lenoir, NC was arrested by Caldwell County Sheriff’s deputies on July 1, 2019. He was placed under a $15,000 secured bond and brought back to Lincoln County on July 2, 2019.
On June 29, 2019, deputies responded to a stabbing incident that occurred at a residence in the 6300 block of Topaz Lane. When they arrived on the scene officers discovered the victim, Barron Lynn Smith, in a bathroom with several stab wounds. Deputies applied a tourniquet to the wound until Lincoln County EMS arrived on the scene. The suspect and three other people had already fled the scene. A warrant was issued charging Zachary Allen Clinkscales, 34, of Kannapolis with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury