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Off the Wall News: Forked in Knoxville

June 19th, 2014 10:12 am by Staff Report

Off the Wall News: Forked in Knoxville

KNOXVILLE — A spokesman Thursday said no charges will be filed in an alcohol-fueled domestic spat that involved stabbing a man with a fork in the chest.

Police responded about 10 p.m. Wednesday to a report of a stabbing at in Montgomery Village, a public housing complex, according to a news release from Knoxville Police Department Sgt. J.D. Burrell.

Police found a man with minor wounds to the upper chest area. The man refused treatment from emergency medical personnel, the release states.

A preliminary investigation found that the stabbing was the result of a domestic argument that turned physical between a boyfriend and girlfriend, according to police. Police were getting conflicting versions of what occurred.

Our partners at the Knoxville News-Sentinel have more on the forking.

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