Man charged in Bell Road stabbing that left 1 injured

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ANTIOCH, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man has been arrested after stabbing one person in the chest on Bell Road, according to an arrest warrant.

Police said a man and his friend were sitting in a car when they were approached by 44-year-old Dennis Gordon who was wearing a white shirt and shower cap.

Gordon stabbed a man who was inside the car in the chest.

When officers arrived on scene the victim was unable to communicate and was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center for medical treatment.

Security camera footage showed the victim attempted to flee after the stabbing, but Gordon followed him with a shoe in hand.

Police were able to locate Gordon behind the Knights Inn on Bell Road by matching descriptions given by witnesses.

A bloody knife was retrieved from the driver’s seat of a U-Haul truck that Gordon said he was living in because he was homeless.

Gordon is being charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and is currently being held on a $50,000 bond in the Metro Jail.

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