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Monday, May 17, 2021

Stabbing in Lamar

On May 15th Lamar police officers were dispatched to a disturbance on College St here in Lamar.

When they arrived, officers found there had been an argument over a motor vehicle accident. Officers also discovered that during the argument the reported driver stabbed another person in the neck.

The victim was transported to a Springfield hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

Rosie K Pitts, 46 of Lamar Mo, was formally charged through the Barton County Prosecutors office with 1st degree assault and is currently being held at the Vernon County jail in lieu of $250,000 bond.