Bastrop deputy stabbed in Austin Posted in: News AUSTIN — A local deputy is recovering after being stabbed while off duty and trying to assist in a store’s investigation.Jaime Eliseo Canales, 40, is charged in the Nov. 12 incident that occurred at an H-E-B in Austin. He is charged with attempted capital murder of a peace officer.“Canales stabbed the deputy multiple times, including in the neck. The deputy was taken to a hospital. Due to the extent of his injuries, the deputy needed surgery,” said Austin Police Department in a statement. “The deputy is a former officer with APD.”According to APD, preliminary investigation, surveillance video and witness statements showed that Canales had initially shoplifted ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!