Police shoot and kill stabbing suspect in Poplar Bluff, MO

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POPLAR BLUFF, MO (KTVI) – A police officer shot and killed a stabbing suspect Friday afternoon.

The Highway Patrol says the suspect stabbed someone on Lester street in Poplar Bluff. Police later found the suspect at an apartment building on South Broadway in Poplar Bluff. They saw the suspect in the common hallway for the building where he showed his knife.  An officer shot and killed him when he didn’t drop it.

The stabbing suspect is in serious condition.

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