High Point man arrested for Thomasville murder

Eric Allen Whisnant charged with murder
Jan. 20, 2013 @ 12:55 PM

A High Point man has been arrested after fatally stabbing a Thomasville man early Saturday morning.
Thomasville police have arrested Eric Allen Whisnant, 28, of Tate Street in High Point, and charged him with murder after responding to 815 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Thomasville in reference to a stabbing.
According to police reports, when they arrived, the male victim was lying in a parking lot with a stab wound to his abdomen. He was transported to Thomasville Medical Center, where he later died.
Detectives are not releasing a motive for the stabbing and the name of the victim is being withheld until next of kin is notified.
Whisnant is being held in the Davidson County Jail without bond as the investigation continues.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Thomasville Police Department at (336) 475-4284.