Rockford man accused of stabbing another man in the head near Hess Court

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- A Rockford man accused of stabbing another man in the head is behind bars.

Police say Taiwan Jones, 42, allegedly stabbed a 25-year-old man in the head after an argument. The victim was taken to a hospital, but is recovering from non-life-threatening injuries.

Officers say the stabbing happened Sunday near the 1000 block of Hess Court around 12:30 a.m. Jones was taken into custody on scene.

Jones was charged with aggravated battery with a knife. He is being held in Winnebago County Jail. Jones is considered innocent unless proven guilty by the court of law.