TPR Lloyd Cochran
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 11, London
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Double Stabbing Investigation in Whitley County
Date of News Release: 08/27/12
(London, KY.) –- On Sunday, August 26, 2012, at approximately 9:45 PM the Kentucky State Police Post 11, London, received a report of a stabbing incident at a residence on White Oak Road in Whitley County from the Whitley County 911 Center.
Upon arrival Trooper Tony Dingess discovered two male victims had been stabbed during an altercation. Further investigation into the incident led to the arrest of Teresa Sharp, 44, of Williamsburg, on the charge of Assault 1ST Degree.
Sharp was lodged in the Whitley County Jail and both male victims were taken to the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville from treatment of their injuries.
The circumstances surrounding the altercation, which led to the stabbings, is unknown at this time and is under investigation.
Trooper Dingess is in charge of the investigation assisted at the scene by the Whitley County Sheriff's Office, the Williamsburg Police Department and the Whitley County EMS.