Family 'relieved' arrest made in Lake City stabbing

LAKE CITY, Fla. -- Family members of Chaquasha Aviger say the arrest is a first step toward helping them heal.

"I'm happy - it helps me feel better," said Louise Brown, Avinger's grandmother.

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Lake City Police say Carlis Lindsey III surrendered at a home on Double Run Road on Sunday. The home is about a mile from where police say Avinger was stabbed, and left to die.

Brown says she wants justice served. "I want something done for killing that girl," she said.

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Police say Lindsey III overdosed on pills before he surrendered, and passed out when he got to the police station to be questioned. Right now, he's in stable condition at a hospital in Gainesville.


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