Sheriff: Man stabbed with broken bottle during fight
ROSEBURG, Ore. -- Sheriff's deputies say a fight turned dangerous when a broken bottle came into play Monday evening.
According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, authorities were called to a report of disturbance between neighbors on Wild River Drive.
Witnesses say Johnny Phipps, 53, and Norman Wagner, 70, were fighting when Phipps struck Wagner with a whiskey bottle, and then stabbed him with the broken bottle.
Wagner suffered a large cut on his neck, his torso, and his left ring finger, and Phipps had a cut on his head.
Both men were transported to Mercy Medical Center.
Phipps was cited with first degree assault.