Police: Dexter teen threatens another with knife during argument

Lisa-Marie Ballenger (Source: Dexter Police Department)
Lisa-Marie Ballenger (Source: Dexter Police Department)

DEXTER, MO (KFVS) - A Dexter teen faces second degree domestic assault charges after police say she threatened to stab another teen.

According to the Dexter Police Department, Dusty A. Fields, 19 and Lisa-Marie J. Ballenger, 17, were arguing in their home on 634 North Poplar Street. Police say it got heated with a lot of yelling and then escalated more. They say Ballenger grabbed a knife and told Fields to get out of the house or she would stab him.

Police report there were no injuries.

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