Stabbing under investigation in Selmer

SELMER, Tenn. —Stabbing suspect in custody in Selmer.

According to information from the Selmer Police Department, a suspect is in custody after a person was stabbed at a local gas station on Saturday morning.

The stabbing took place at Murphy’s Gas Station located at 1015 Mulberry Ave. in Selmer.

Selmer Police Department indicated that a suspect, Theodore Deschler, is now in custody and was booked into the McNairy County Jail Sunday morning.

Theodore Deschler, Courtesy of FB: Selmer Police Department

We reached out the Selmer Police Department, but were unable to get additional information at this time.

The department indicated that the investigation is active and ongoing at this time.

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