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September 5, 2013

Deputies investigate stabbing

NORMAN — Cleveland County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a stabbing that sent two men to the hospital Tuesday night.

The incident happened about 10:40 p.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of Bridger Trail in Newalla.

Two brothers identified as Pete Cossey, 50, and Abe Cossey, 47, were arguing outside a home when the verbal altercation turned physical.

Both brothers stabbed each other multiple times with large knives.

After the stabbing, one of the brothers went inside the home, retrieved a shotgun and fired a couple rounds. No one received gunshot wounds.

Both men were transported to Norman Regional Hospital for their injuries. Investigators have determined alcohol was involved in the incident.

No arrests have been made. The altercation remains under investigation.

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