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Covington man accused of stabbing 2 Knoxville nurses

Gary Smallwood (Photo: Knox County jail) Gary Smallwood (Photo: Knox County jail)
KNOXVILLE, TN (FOX19) -

A Covington man is accused of stabbing two nurses at a hospital in Knoxville, Tenn.

Police say 40-year-old Gary Smallwood attacked them with scissors and a knife.

He was admitted to the hospital Sunday afternoon after reports he was acting belligerent at a Greyhound station.

Smallwood's accused of stabbing a female nurse in the chest. A male nurse, who struggled with Smallwood suffered more serious injuries. 

Both are expected to survive.

Smallwood is charged with two counts of attempted murder.

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