Sullivan, N.Y. - Police are naming the Kirkville man accused of trying to kill his mom.
Madison Sheriff's Deputies say 33-year-old Brian Teachout stabbed his mother multiple times in the neck and chest while she was sleeping Friday. She was taken to the hospital and has already been released.
On Friday, deputies say while they were arriving at the home on Taylor Road in the town of Sullivan Teachout was getting into a car and sped away from the scene. He was caught after a short chase.
Teachout is charged with attempted murder and felony assault. He is being held in the Madison County Jail on $150,000 bail.