MPD: Trail of blood leads officers to stabbing suspect - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

MPD: Trail of blood leads officers to stabbing suspect

Dustin Teague (Source: SCSO) Dustin Teague (Source: SCSO)
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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A man is behind bars, accused of stabbing another man in Downtown Memphis.

According to Memphis police officers on the scene, two men were arguing near the intersection of Washington Avenue and Second Street when one man stabbed the other.

The victim ran to the Criminal Justice Center at 201 Poplar for help. He had been stabbed in his leg and shoulder and was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

Police officers then followed a trail of blood behind a building on Main Street. There, they found the suspect, Dustin Teague, and the crime scene.

According to the police report, Teague had a knife in his pocket.

Teague was arrested and charged with aggravated assault.

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