Man Dies After Stabbing On Saturday Night

Monday, August 18, 2014

One man has died, as a result of a stabbing that occurred Saturday.

Two people were seriously hurt in a "domestic-related stabbing" on Short Tail Springs Road on Saturday.

Deputies with the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office received the call at approximately 6:25 p.m. at 8008 Short Tail Springs Road. 

When they arrived two victims were located. The man was transported by Life Force, while a woman was transported via Hamilton County Emergency Medical Services.  

Names of the victims will not be released at this time and further information pertaining to this incident will be released as it becomes available.


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