Durant Scuffle Ends With Stabbing

05-15-06 - A scuffle between two men in Durant ended up in trip to the hospital. Police arrested Jason Cooper Sunday evening for assault with a dangerous weapon.

They say a man came to his apartment in the 1900 block of West Mississippi Street to collect money Cooper owed him. The situation got out of hand and Cooper pulled out a pocketknife and stabbed him in the chest. The victim said Cooper threatened to kill him if he called the police.

The man was treated for his stab wound at a local hospital. Cooper is currently in the Bryan County Jail.