‘Knoxville Escort’ Arrested in Alleged ‘Stinging’ Attack
— Knox County authorities say an escort is in custody after an alleged stoning attack on a man in an upscale home.
Authorities say a man reported being “stunned, knifed, and beaten” on Oct. 10 in an apartment complex at 1811 W. Ridge Avenue.
A woman who lived at the complex was charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and one count of aggravated battery.
Investigators say the victim was asleep at the time of the alleged attack and was not injured.
Knott County Sheriff Mark Womack says the victim is a 31-year-old male who was visiting from Alabama.