One man was jailed, another hospitalized after a fight broke out in Panama Friday night.
According to Panama police officer Mark Jiminez, he responded to the call of an altercation between two men at a home on the corner of Broadway and McCurtain Streets after 11 p.m. Jiminez said two men at the home had been drinking alcoholic beverages when one man later identified as Saul Silos, 43, allegedly got angry. According to Jiminez, Saul Silos, used a knife to cut the other man across his chest.
According to emergency responders, the injured man was taken by LeFlore County Emergency Medical Services to St. Edwards Hospital in Fort Smith, Ark.
Saul Silos was jailed in the LeFlore County Detention Center on the charge of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. He is being held in lieu of $25,000 bail.
PDN correspondent Joe Milligan contributed to this story