- Associated Press - Thursday, November 5, 2015

MACON, Miss. (AP) - A Macon man is dead after a street fight ended in a stabbing.

Noxubee County Sheriff Terry Grassaree tells The Commercial Dispatch (https://bit.ly/1RxUiPb ) the fight, between Dennis Gavin and Johnny Slaughter, happed at about 7:30 p.m. Monday in Macon near Talk of the Town nightclub.

Grassaree said Slaughter fatally stabbed Gavin. Slaughter sustained an eye injury and the sheriff said he was taken to a Jackson hospital, then returned to the Noxubee County Jail.

Grassaree told The Dispatch his department is working on charges against Slaughter.

Online jail records do not list an attorney for Slaughter.

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Information from: The Commercial Dispatch, https://www.cdispatch.com


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