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Nixon charged with stabbing a man and battering a pregnant woman

Zachary Nixon

Press release from Alachua County Sheriff

On June 5th at approximately 8:45 a.m., Zachary L. Nixon (10/11/95) armed himself with a kitchen knife and confronted two victims about taking his narcotics. During a verbal argument, Nixon stabbed the male victim in the back, causing the blade to break from the knife and the victim to become incapacitated. The victim was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Nixon then took the female victim’s phone as she was trying to call for help and proceeded to physically batter her. Nixon then fled the scene prior to deputies arriving.

Zachary L. Nixon was located and arrested on June 6. He is currently in the Alachua County Jail, where he is charged with Attempted Homicide, Battery on a Pregnant Female, and Depriving a Victim of 9-1-1.