Two people charged in stabbing at Athens apartment complex Sunday night
Athens police say two people, including the victim, have been charged in connection to a stabbing on Sunday night.
It happened around 10:30 p.m. at Clem Jones Apartment complex.
Athens police say responding officers were met Dylan Carter and Whittney Scruggs, who both claimed that Carter had been stabbed by two people.
Police say Scruggs and Carter gave officers names and descriptions of the two individuals.
Police say after their investigation, they learned that Scruggs allegedly stabbed Carter during a fight at the complex.
Scruggs was taken to the McMinn County Jail on charges of Aggravated Assault and False Report.
Carter, who was charged with Simple Assault and False Report, joined Scruggs at the jail after being released from the hospital.
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