A Muldrow man was charged with assault and battery after a Jan. 2 altercation, records show.
A Muldrow police officer responding to a call about a stabbing at a Muldrow residence found Timothy Stimson with two apparent stab wounds on his upper left chest. Stimson said Argus Nathaniel Quick, 46, was the person who stabbed him.
Emergency medical personnel transported Stimson to an area hospital.
On the morning of Jan. 3, dispatch was alerted that Quick was back at the residence where the stabbing occurred. Officers subsequently arrested him.
When asked about the incident, Quick said the stabbing was in self-defense. Quick was jailed for public intoxication and allowed to sober up.
Assault and battery with a dangerous weapon is punishable by up to 10 years in the state penitentiary or up to one year in the county jail.
Quick was released on $5,000 bond.
Laura Brown, KXMX Staff Writer
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