777 Broadway, Hannibal, MO • 573-221-0987

Hannibal Man Arrested for Assault

From:               Hannibal Police Department

Date:                August 8th, 2015

Phone:              573-221-0987

Fax:                   573-221-3966

Contact:            Sgt. Fredrick #16

At 2231 hours on Friday, August 7th, officers of the Hannibal Police Department were called to a report of a stabbing in the 1200 block of Fulton.  When officers arrived on scene they discovered a 62 year old male victim inside a residence with a stab wound to the upper body.  Derek M. Yakes, 26, of Hannibal was arrested on scene without incident.  Derek was charged with assault 1st and placed on a 24 hour hold at the Marion County jail pending an arrest warrant.  Brandon Yakes, 30, of Hannibal was also arrested on scene without incident.  Brandon was charged with interfere/resist arrest and was also placed on a 24 hold at the Marion County jail pending an arrest warrant.  The victim was flown to the University Hospital in Columbia, MO.