FROM LT. DAN NORRIS
Around 9 p.m. on Saturday, Deputies with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office responded to 14680 Exxon Road in Conroe in reference to the report of a stabbing. When Deputies arrived they found two wounded men. David Edward Mcglinchey, a 32-year-old white male had a cut on his hand and 52-year-old Thomas Morris was lying on the ground with stab wounds to his chest and abdomen.
Mcglinchey was transported by ground ambulance to Herman Hospital Downtown due to the severity of the cut on his hand. He was treated and released and then arrested for Murder and brought to the Montgomery County Jail.
Justice of the Peace Pct. 5 Matt Masden ordered the body of the victim sent to the Montgomery County Forensic Center for Autopsy.
Detectives with the Major Crimes Unit of the Sheriff’s Office and the Texas Rangers are investigating the incident and interviews with witnesses have been underway.
The immediate cause for the fight between Mcglinchey and Morris remains under review. Witnesses at the scene told investigators that both men had been consuming alcohol.