1 injured, 2 detained after fight and stabbing inside moving vehicle near Atoka

1 injured, 2 detained after fight and stabbing inside moving vehicle near Atoka
Atoka Police Chief Jessie Poole says four people were driving from Shelby County to Tipton County when the occupants started fighting inside their car. One person was stabbed. (Source: WMC5)

TIPTON COUNTY, TN (WMC) - A fight between occupants of a vehicle traveling to Tipton County sent one person to the hospital and two others to jail.

Atoka Police Chief Jessie Poole says four people were driving from Shelby County to Tipton County when the occupants started fighting inside. One man was stabbed and seriously injured. He was taken to the hospital in unknown condition.

A suspect was arrested after the car pulled into a gas station on Highway 51 near the county line.

Poole says another person in the car had outstanding warrants for unrelated charges and was also detained.

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