Mugshot released of suspect in Midland stabbing

MIDLAND -- A mugshot has now been released of the suspect in a stabbing in Midland.

Leo Brito, 27. (Midland County Jail)

Leo Brito, 27, has been charged and arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

On Saturday officers with the Midland Police Department responded to the 1900 block of Bryant for a call of a stabbing.

When police arrived on scene they found that a man had been stabbed. The victim was taken to Midland Memorial Hospital in critical condition.

Brito was then located by officers and detained for questioning before he was eventually charged.