Child Witnesses the Stabbing of Three People in Middle Tennessee

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(Nashville, TN) A teenager, his mother and his grandmother were all stabbed to death in their Middle Tennessee home.

Police say a 9-year-old girl saw it all happen at a home in Bellevue, a suburb of Nashville.

Investigators say a man who lives two houses down stabbed the victims early Sunday morning.

The girl who witnessed the violence managed to escape through a back door.

She ran to a friends house to call police.

Police were able to catch the accused killer.

He’s in the hospital after investigators say he tried to kill himself.