KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A Knoxville man is in custody and facing charges after an overnight stabbing.
Police say they received two calls last night just before midnight. The first was a disturbance call on North Belle Meade Street and a second for a stabbing at the Pilot on Western Avenue. They quickly determined the two called were related.
Police say 31-year-old Deena Castleman and 29-year-old Joshua Grubb got into a fight with 39-year-old Jason Hickman, Castleman's ex-boyfriend.
Hickman stabbed and punched Grubb and then threw a rock at the car Castleman was sitting in. Castleman and Grubb went to the Pilot and called police.
They were taken to St. Mary's with what police say are non-life threatening injuries.
Hickman was taken into custody and is facing aggravated assault and aggravated domestic assault charges.
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