A Ringgold man was arrested for allegedly lying to authorities, claiming another man had stabbed him, police say.
According to the Catoosa County Sheriff’s Department:
Jason Michael Tilley, 38, of Agappa Lane, was arrested Wednesday, July 6, on a single charge of false report of a crime.
The incident occurred around 7 a.m. when Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to Agappa Lane in reference requested welfare check.
While traveling to the residence, deputy Coby Cunningham was notified that a person had been stabbed in the arm, reports show.