Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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Felonious Assault Investigation
Date of News Release: 08/27/2011
(Elizabethtown, Ky.) -- On August 26, 2011 at approximately 2300 hrs. Steven Dewayne Wilson (DOB 04/06/73) from Leitchfield stabbed 28 year old victim James Hodge multiple times with a punch knife and a crow bar. Mr. Wilson parked and walked to the victim's residence and waited for him to return home. He attacked the victim as he exited the vehicle in front of 4 children and the victims wife. Steven Wilson then left the residence on foot. James Hodge was flown to U of L hospital. Steven Wilson was lodged in the Hardin County Detention Center and charged with Assault 1st, 5 counts of Wanton Endangerment 1st, and Stalking 1st.