UPDATE: Person stabbed at Cleveland Walmart after accident
By WRCB Staff
CLEVELAND, TN (WRCB) -
UPDATE: A vehicle accident resulted in one person being stabbed Tuesday night at a Cleveland WalMart.
Twenty-nine-year old Chris Bailey was stabbed in the stomach about 9:00pm Tuesday night
According to the Cleveland Police Department report, Margaret Fish told police she had been dropped off and was approached by two men inside the store. She left the store and returned to her car with Bailey and another passenger, Chris Johnson.
The threesome were leaving the store parking lot when their vehicle collided with another vehicle, sending it into a guardrail. The second car was driven by the two men who approached Fish inside WalMart.
After the accident, one of the men in the suspect’s vehicle reached into the other car and and allegedly stabbed Bailey in the stomach.
Bailey was transported to Sky Ridge Medical Center for examination and treatment. Johnson, who was injured in the accident, was also transported to Sky Ridge.
Surveillance video obtained by the Cleveland Police Department shows Fish exiting her vehicle and getting into the suspect’s vehicle. Shortly afterwards, Fish got out and returned to the original vehicle.
The car left the parking lot at a “high rate of speed” with the suspect’s vehicle behind them.
PREVIOUS STORY: Cleveland Police are investigating a stabbing at a Walmart. Officials on the scene tell Channel-3 the victim is a man about 25-30 years old.
There was also a wreck at some point during the altercation.
It happened on McGrady Drive off APD 40 around 9:15 Tuesday night.
The victim has been taken to the hospital, his condition is not known at this time.