Local woman hospitalized after stabbing
A Spiro woman is in critical condition in a Tulsa hospital after being stabbed multiple times by another woman. According to Jessica Brown of the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation, Tara Parks, 32, of Spiro was stabbed multiple times at a residence in Keota. Her boyfriend attempted to take her to Eastern Oklahoma Medical Center in Poteau but stopped at a Panama residence for help. Parks was flown by helicopter from the Panama softball fields to a Tulsa hospital and is listed in critical condition. Parks was allegedly stabbed by her boyfriends former girlfriend but as of press time no arrests had been made. OSBI along with the LeFlore and Haskell County Sheriff's Offices are investigating the crime.