Hanover College Student Pleads to Stabbing

Posted On July 13, 2012
Wiley Hall

Wiley Hall at Hanvoer College.


(Hanover, Ind.) – A Hanover College student who stabbed a man in a campus dormitory on Halloween night is pleading guilty.


Demetrius Jones was arrested shortly after the incident in Wiley Hall last October 31. He had followed the victim, 23-year-old Vincent Johnson, from a fraternity party back to the dorm where Johnson was visiting. A fight broke out and Jones pulled a knife.


On Wednesday, Jones, 21, of Columbus, Indiana, pleaded guilty in Jefferson Circuit Court to Criminal Recklessness (Class C felony) in exchange for no set prison time, the Madison Courier reports.


Sentencing is scheduled for August 14.




Stabbing In Hanover College Dorm