Oran man stabbed in bar fight

Saturday, October 20, 2007

ORAN, Mo. -- An Oran man was in serious condition after being stabbed in the stomach during a bar fight at Otter's Bar in Oran, according to the Scott County Sheriff's Department.

Police arrested Larry Koenig, 51, of Cape Girardeau in connection with the stabbing.

Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter and several deputies responded to the bar around 11:30 p.m. Friday.

The victim was airlifted to a Cape Girardeau hospital where he was to undergo surgery for his injuries.

Koenig is being held in the Scott County Jail on $75,000 bond.

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