Sylvester man charged in stabbing

Frederick Adams charged with aggravated assault. / Courtesy

A Sylvester man is facing aggravated assault charges in connection to a stabbing.

Frederic Adams, 51, is accused of stabbing 23-year-old Rashad Parker in the back.

The stabbing happened Friday night at the rear of the Petro Store at the intersection of South Main Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive.

Parker had just left a nightclub when he got into a verbal altercation with Adams.

Police responded to the incident around 10:30 p.m.

Parker was transported to Phoebe Worth Hospital where he has since been treated and released.

Sylvester Police investigators say this case is now closed.