Bradley County man arrested for stabbing father with Swiss Army knife
A Bradley County man was arrested for allegedly stabbing his father with a Swiss Army knife overnight on August 1.
According to the Bradley County Sheriff's Office, 33-year-old Christopher West arrived at his parents' home on Eagle Park Drive to break up an argument.
The situation escalated when West and his 55-year-old father fought each other outside the house.
During the fight, West stabbed his father on his neck and chest with his pocket knife.
Soon after, West applied pressure to the wounds while his mother called the police around 2:45 a.m.
According to the Sheriff's Office, West was arrested and charged with one count of Aggravated Domestic Assault. He is currently being held at the Bradley County Jail.
West's father is currently being treated at the hospital and is listed in stable condition.