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Missouri man charged with stabbing 14-year-old girl

Terry Smith  (Source:  Dunklin Co. Sheriff's Office) Terry Smith (Source: Dunklin Co. Sheriff's Office)

KENNETT, MO (KAIT) – A Kennett, Missouri, man faces assault charges after police say he stabbed a teenage girl in the back.

Terry Smith, 32, is charged with first-degree assault and armed criminal action.

According to the Kennett Police Department, Smith stabbed the 14-year-old girl last Friday at a home on Park Street.  She was transported to a Memphis hospital.

Smith is being held at the Dunklin County jail in lieu of a $150,000 cash bond.

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