Stabbing at Guesthouse Inn and Suites in West Knox County

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Deputies are looking for a man suspected of stabbing one person and hurting another just before 4 a.m. Tuesday in the parking lot of the Guesthouse Inn and Suites on Lovell Road.

Investigators say a man known as "Michael" stabbed a 34-year-old man in the neck.

The victim was taken by Rural Metro to U.T. Medical Center.

Another man was cut on the arm, but refused treatment.

The victim was the only one staying at the hotel.

"Michael" is described as a white male, 5’8”, medium build. He was wearing a long sleeved blue t-shirt and tan shorts.

He and a woman fled the scene in a grey or silver Ford Taurus with possible windshield damage.

Anyone with information is asked to call KCSO at 215-2243.


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