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Man stabbed after trying to protect mother

Gerardo Jasso, 48, charged with aggravated assault with deadly weapon

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SAN ANTONIO – A man’s love for his mother was evident after he came to her rescue Friday. An arrest affidavit said the man was stabbed while protecting his mother from 48-year-old Gerardo Jasso.

Jasso is in the Bexar County jail, charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Police said Jasso and the victim’s mother were arguing when the victim stepped in. The victim was stabbed once before he wrestled the knife away from Jasso.