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Three in hospital following Marion bar stabbing

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MARION -- A stabbing in Marion over the weekend sent three people to the hospital. 

Marion police responded to the Heartland Sports Bar on Bittle Place to a report of a stabbing around 11:30 Saturday night.  

Officers arrived to find a female and two males had been stabbed by an individual that fled the scene. 

The female was stabbed in the hip, one male had a stab wound on his rib cage and the other male had a stab wound in his left leg. 

Officers later arrested 37-year-old Billy Gressett, who was charged with three counts of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon. 
 

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