SPRINGFIELD, Mo.– An argument at a gas station escalated into a stabbing last night in Springfield.
At about 11:30 p.m. Sunday, a man entered the Fast n’ Friendly gas station on the 500 block of West Chestnut Expressway. Shortly after, another male entered with a dog.
The two men got into a verbal altercation which became physical in the store.
The fight continued outside the store, where the first man was then stabbed multiple times. Witnesses say the suspect then fled in a blue minivan.
The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Police are requesting for anybody with information on the situation to contact them at 911 or the non-emergency line at 417-864-1810.