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Eastern MO man accused of stabbing his parents

HOUSE SPRINGS, MO (AP) - A 33-year-old Jefferson County man is in custody and accused of stabbing his parents.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the stabbings occurred around 10 a.m. Tuesday during an argument at a home in a rural area near House Springs. The victims are a 69-year-old man and a 56-year-old woman. Names have not been released.

The son was taken into custody. The extent of the injuries was not immediately known, but one victim was flown by helicopter to a hospital.

Information from: St. Louis Post-Dispatch, http://www.stltoday.com

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