Man Arrested After Altercation With Pocket Knife at Country Music Festival
Violence at music festivals continues.
A man named Aaron Williams was arrested Thursday morning at the WE Fest country musical festival in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, Billboard has confirmed. The three-day festival featured headliners such as Jason Aldean, Florida Georgia Line, Brad Paisley, and The Zac Brown Band, according to Saving Country Music.
Williams attacked three individuals with a pocket knife. The victims were taken to the hospital for stitches, and released the same day. Williams was charged with fifth-degree assault.
Billboard looked into the unfortunate pattern of violence at these festivals in the magazine's recent story "Country's Chaotic Summer."