Sullivan County

Stabbing sends one to hospital

SULLIVAN COUNTY, Tenn. - Sullivan County authorities are investigating a stabbing Friday morning.

Dispatchers tell News 5 it happened just before 11:30 Thursday night on Buncombe Road. 

The sheriff's department says Matthew Bingham and Wayne Colvin, Jr. began arguing over a broken television. Investigators say Colvin pulled out a pocket knife and stabbed Bingham in the stomach.

Bingham was treated and released from the hospital.

Investigators are still gathering statements, but say charges are pending.

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