Stabbing Victim Downgraded

By: Nick Bona
By: Nick Bona

Blount County (WVLT) -- A Blount County man is back on the critical list, after being stabbed Thursday night

UT Medical Center has downgraded 27-year-old Howard Jay Webb's condition from serious to critical.

Blount County's Sheriff's Department says Mr. Webb's stabbing was likely the result of an an on-going dispute with a 30-year old man.
That man was taken into custody on Friday night.

Officials tell us the investigation is ongoing, and that charges in the case are still pending.

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