Police say Kong Vang, 35, stabbed his uncle in the neck with a long knife during a family party. Other relatives pulled Vang off the 47 year old and held him until officers arrived.
The victim was taken to Community Regional Medical Center and immediately went into surgery. He is currently in critical condition and listed as unstable.
Police arrested Vang for assault with a deadly weapon. They recovered the knife, but are still searching for a motive.