NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro Nashville police are investigating after two stabbing victims were reportedly found in separate parts of the city on Tuesday.
According to police, 41-year-old Victor Scruggs allegedly stabbed his estranged wife at a home on Woodridge Court, leaving her in critical condition. Police reported Scruggs showed up to the home where his estranged wife was working. They then reportedly got into an argument, which led to Scruggs stabbing her multiple times.
The victim ran for help nearby and was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where she is listed as stable, according to investigators.
Scruggs then drove to North Nashville where he was found with multiple stab wounds outside of a home, believed to be his mother’s residence, on Vance Avenue. Police said he was also taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in critical condition, but is now stable.
Scruggs will be charged with attempted homicide upon his release from the hospital, according to police.
News 2 was on the scene Tuesday morning, where detectives were talking to a woman in the front yard and taking pictures of a bloodied tank top.
A car was also towed from the scene.
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