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Benton man charged with murder: Altercation leads to stabbing
Saturday, August 6, 2005 4:39 PM CDT

Oscar Madison, 38, of Benton is charged with capital murder in the stabbing death Thursday night of Jerry Lashon Danner, also 38 and of Benton.

Madison, of 308 Thompson St., entered a residence at 300 Valley St. armed with a knife around 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Benton police said. They said an altercation ensued and Danner was stabbed in the chest.

Madison was arrested about an hour later and taken to Saline County jail. His bail was set at $250,000 today in Saline County District Court in Benton.

Danner died around 7:45 p.m., or shortly after being transported to the Saline Memorial Hospital emergency room in a personal vehicle, police said.

Madison is scheduled to appear in court again on Sept. 2.

No other details about the incident were available at press time.

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