Earlier today, Iowa television station KCCI reported that guitarist Mick Thomson of Slipknot and his brother Andrew were injured in a fight outside of the guitarist's home. Police reported that the altercation began around 4 AM, Wednesday March 11th, in Clive, Iowa. Both Thomson brothers sustained non-life-threatening injuries, with #7 Mick Thomson suffering a stab wound in the back of the head by his brother. More details will surely emerge as this case develops, for now the full story reported by KCCI can be read at this link.
- UPDATED (3/23/15) - According to the Des Moines Register, Clive police have charged both Mick Thomson and his brother with disorderly conduct for their knife fight that took play March 11th, "The brothers were booked and released on a promise they will appear in court March 30. Both parties declined to seek charges against each other."