published Friday, November 11th, 2011

Tennessee woman allegedly stabs cousin during fight over 'booty call'

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ROGERSVILLE, Tenn. — A Hawkins County woman allegedly stabbed her first cousin multiple times with a pair of scissors during a fight that occurred Tuesday night after she told him she wanted a relationship with him, and did not want to be “a booty call.”

Erica Francis Wilson, 21, 593 Manis Road, Rogersville, told the Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday night that she’d had an argument with her first cousin, Jesse Elijah Brooks, 32, 6529 Rt. 66, Rogersville around 11 p.m. over the status of their relationship.

The two had admittedly been drinking alcohol. Wilson consumed a quarter bottle of Everclear, and Brooks consumed a half bottle of Everclear.

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terrybham said...

Keep it in the family. Sweet.

November 11, 2011 at 12:08 p.m.
Onceuponatime said...

Geeze, no wonder some people still have misconceptions about the south......

November 11, 2011 at 12:21 p.m.
twharr said...

They look like Tea-Party members.

November 11, 2011 at 12:26 p.m.
dao1980 said...

If people weren't allowed to have knives this wouldn't have happened..

November 11, 2011 at 12:35 p.m.
brittanyb said...

I am stuck on Band-Aid brand 'cause Band-Aid's stuck on me!

November 11, 2011 at 12:42 p.m.

@dao- uh it was scissors! Might help to read the article instead of posting random thoughts like all the Republicans that spout off on here.

Tards, let me guess Obama made her do it.

November 11, 2011 at 12:43 p.m.
cbarney4 said...

This is just crazy!

November 11, 2011 at 1:02 p.m.
GatorFan said...

Welcome to the south!

November 11, 2011 at 1:11 p.m.
dao1980 said...

AAAAAAAAAAAAHAHAHAHAHA! Illusions, you labeling me as a follower of either tongue in cheek "party" is absolutely the most hilarious thing I've come across this week.

A self proclaimed party follower like yourself offering commentary on the social pitfalls of "random thoughts" is truly a magnificent work in irony.

Hey, maybe we should ban scissors as well then... right?.. since most scissors are essentially just two thick bladed knives riveted together... right?

Ohhhh those evil and dangerous inanimate objects, always out to get us!

November 11, 2011 at 1:16 p.m.
reallytruly said...

why in the world would the times free press put this on the website, comic relief i guess, rogersville is 3 hours away from chattanooga, is this really news here. Anyways, looks like she got the best of jesse. the question is, she is 21 i'm afraid to ask have many years this has gone on.

November 11, 2011 at 2:01 p.m.
CADMAN1 said...

Time to switch over to Rum and Coke

November 11, 2011 at 2:30 p.m.

Amazing how EVERYTHING turns into a political debate!!!

November 11, 2011 at 2:36 p.m.
fedup350 said...

They look like prime Democratic liberals voting targets, got to keep them food stamps flowing....vote democrat and you and your cousins wont have to work and can have booty calls all day long. The democrats will feed and house and support your in bred children, vote democrat....

November 11, 2011 at 2:37 p.m.
EaTn said...

Hawkins is one of the reddest counties in the state...don't blame this on the democrats.

November 11, 2011 at 3:05 p.m.
slimjim300 said...

hide the scissors honey, ima comin over

November 11, 2011 at 3:43 p.m.
twharr said...

@seatonheather1979, I apologize for politicizing, but I had to take a jab at the right. It's my Liberal duty.

November 11, 2011 at 3:59 p.m.
Momus said...

Joneses wrote - "These [people] are like wild animals and have to be delt with like you would a rabid dog on the loose. They cannot be retrained as they lack the mental capability to reason. It is time we get a mayor office with some leadership and courage to implement policies to stop these [people]."

November 11, 2011 at 5:03 p.m.
patriot1 said...

Bet they are going to "occupy" their next family reunion. We had a president that married his cousin....wanna guess what political party he was .....hint, it wasn't republican and he wasn't from the south.

November 11, 2011 at 5:53 p.m.
01centare said...

GatorFan said... Welcome to the south!

Whar e'erbodee n dey of'spring iz kinfolk. LOL!

November 11, 2011 at 7:17 p.m.
01centare said...

patriot1 said... We had a president that married his cousin....wanna guess what political party he was .....hint, it wasn't republican and he wasn't from the south.

Eleanor and Teddy Roosevelt were only distantly related. The above two, being first cousins are more close to being brothers and sisters.

November 11, 2011 at 7:40 p.m.
dude_abides said...

Call of Booty, Modern Warfare. It's not running with scissors that's dangerous, it's what you do with them when you get where you're going. Sounds like she either wanted him to be less circumspect... or more circumcised. There's still a quarter bottle of Everclear in play here, which is the only surprising fact.

November 11, 2011 at 8:11 p.m.
teach_them_all said...

I want a T-Shirt...

"I know your my first cousin, but I want to be more than a booty call."

November 11, 2011 at 8:14 p.m.
rolando said...

Good one, teach. Thanks for the great belly-laugh.

November 11, 2011 at 8:52 p.m.
onetinsoldier said...

The southern gene pool is above ground, and behind the trailer

November 11, 2011 at 11:11 p.m.
squash said...

I wonder if this will make future family reunions just a wee bit awkward...hhhmmmm?

November 12, 2011 at 6:09 a.m.
tuberpitch said...

look like a couple of occupy wallstreeters'

November 12, 2011 at 6:39 a.m.
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