Man Arrested for Stabbing Mother

May 5, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Kings County Deputies arrested a man for stabbing his mother several times.It happened last night near Highway 41 and Interstate 5 in Kings County. Deputies said Linda Edwards was stabbed by Michael Garcia.

After the stabbing Garcia took off in a car and crashed into two other cars a short time later. The car caught fire, three children inside suffered minor injuries.

When deputies arrived they said Garcia was behaving oddly, they had to use a taser to take him into custody.

Edwards said she was stabbed by her son because of driving directions. She is now in critical condition at a Fresno hospital.