Man arrested after stabbing in Brownington

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BROWNINGTON — A 30-year-old man from Brownington is facing attempted homicide charges after a stabbing Monday afternoon.

Authorities were dispatched to a report of a stabbing at a residence on Hinman Settler Road in Brownington at around 3:45 p.m. on Monday.

The victim had left the scene and was taken to North Country Hospital for a stab wound to the back.

Police say Dylan Dewing was located at his residence, and through the course of the investigation, it was learned an altercation began which resulted in injuries to both Dewing and the victim.

“Dewing was found to have been the dominant aggressor in the altercation, to have strangled the victim, and to have stabbed the victim after the altercation had concluded,” a statement issued by police reads.

Dewing was placed under arrested and transported to the VSP Derby Barracks for processing and held without bail.

Dewing and the victim were both treated and released from North Country Hospital.

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