1 Hurt, 2 Arrested In North Nashville Stabbing

Posted at 3:54 AM, Oct 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-12 07:46:18-04

Two people were taken into custody after a stabbing in north Nashville.

Officials with Metro Nashville Police said a man got into an argument with his niece's boyfriend at a home on Simpkins Street.

Shortly after 1:30 a.m. Thursday, the fight escalated when the uncle allegedly stabbed the boyfriend, cutting him on the face and chest.

He then reportedly tried getting away on a bike, but was later caught.

The teen was rushed to Nashville General Hospital, and police said he's going to be okay.

Officers said he'll be under arrest as soon as he is discharged. He had multiple warrants out for his arrest.

Neither of their identities was known.