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JPD Makes Germantown Knife Fight Arrest (PHOTO GALLERY)

JPD Makes Germantown Knife Fight Arrest (PHOTO GALLERY)

JASPER (NNDC) – Jasper police say the man injured in a knife fight last week in the parking lot of Germantown Plaza was the same person who pulled the knife that started the altercation.

Jasper police have arrested 26-year old Christopher Wilz at the Jasper Inn motel on Wernsing Road without incident.  He is charged with Criminal Recklessness with a Deadly Weapon, a Level 6 felony in connection with the fight last Thursday.

JPD says Wilz allegedly pulled a knife on another man and chased him while holding the knife.  Police say during the incident, Wilz accidentlly injured himself.  He was taken to Memorial Hospital for treatment.  The other man was not injured in the incident.

Police have not disclosed what prompted the altercation.

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